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Gay/Lesbian Network Collection, 1983-1985 Coll2012.007
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  • Historical Note
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing Information
  • Scope and Content

  • Title: Gay/Lesbian Network Collection
    Identifier/Call Number: Coll2012.007
    Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Storage Unit: 1
    Physical Description: 0.1 linear foot. [1 folder]
    Date (inclusive): 1983-1985
    Abstract: Mission statement, newsletter layouts, logo design sheets, article drafts, and press releases documenting activity of the Gay/Lesbian Network, 1983-1985. According to its mission statement, "the GLN is a non-profit, charitable, educational organization whose purpose is to transform the experience of being gay or lesbian so that people are nurtured and empowered to make a difference in the world."
    creator: Gay/Lesbian Network.

    Historical Note

    Founded in 1983, The Gay/Lesbian Network was committed to "creating the reality that it is ok to be gay and lesbian so that the end of discrimination and suppression of gay and lesbian people shows up as an idea whose time has come." Its activities included organizing training seminars and fundraising for the Gay and Lesbian Community Services Center in Los Angeles, California.

    Access

    Contact ONE archivist regarding access restrictions.

    Publication Rights

    Contact ONE archivist regarding publication and use restrictions.

    Preferred Citation

    Box #, folder #, Gay/Lesbian Network Collection, Coll2012-007, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California

    Processing Information

    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

    Mission statement, newsletter layouts, logo design sheets, article drafts, and press releases documenting activity of the Gay/Lesbian Network, 1983-1985. According to its mission statement, "the GLN is a non-profit, charitable, educational organization whose purpose is to transform the experience of being gay or lesbian so that people are nurtured and empowered to make a difference in the world." Activities documented in the collection include organizing Erhard training seminars and fundraising for the Gay and Lesbian Community Services Center in Los Angeles.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Gay activists
    Gay community--California--Los Angeles
    Lesbian activists
    Lesbian and gay experience