Stewart Scofield Collection on RFD, 1970-1998 Coll2011.072

Finding aid prepared by Marc LaRocque
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
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Title: Stewart Scofield Collection on RFD
Identifier/Call Number: Coll2011.072
Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
Language of Material: English
Storage Unit: 1
Physical Description: 0.1 linear foot. [1 folder]
Date (bulk): Bulk, 1974-1975
Date (inclusive): 1970-1998
Abstract: Correspondence, flyers, clippings, conference agenda, and a photograph from Stewart Scofield documenting the early publishing history, 1970s, of RFD (Rural Free Delivery), "a country journal by gay men." The publication formed out of an attempt to establish a gay commune.
creator: Scofield, Stewart

Historical Note

RFD (Rural Free Delivery), "a country journal by gay men," was first published in rural Iowa. The publication formed out of an attempt to establish a gay commune.

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Preferred Citation

Stewart Scofield Collection on RFD, Coll2011-072, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California

Processing Information

Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
In order to provide access to this collection, minimal processing on this collection was expedited in 2011. Date spans were given wherever possible, but do not reflect the most accurate inclusive dates.

Scope and Content

Correspondence, flyers, clippings, conference agenda, and a photograph from Stewart Scofield documenting the early publishing history, 1970s, of RFD (Rural Free Delivery), "a country journal by gay men." The publication formed out of an attempt to establish a gay commune. The collection consists primarily of correspondence addressed to publisher Stewart Scofield in Grinnell, Iowa during the first two years of RFD's publication.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

RFD (Rural Free Delivery).
Country life
Gay men
Lesbian and gay experience
Rural conditions