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Finding Aid to Melissa Lopez and Teresa Wang Wedding Collection Coll2013.105
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  • Biography
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation
  • Processing Information
  • Scope and Contents
  • Related Archival Materials

  • Title: Melissa Lopez and Teresa Wang wedding collection
    Identifier/Call Number: Coll2013.105
    Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 4.0 folders.
    Date (inclusive): 2006-2008
    Abstract: Photographs, wedding invitations, wedding programs, marriage license from the commitment ("illegal wedding," August 26, 2006) and marriage ceremony (June 27, 2008) of Melissa Lopez and Teresa Wang. Melissa Lopez and Teresa Wang met in 2001 and registered with the California Secretary of State as domestic parters about 2005. They held a commitment ceremony on August 26, 2006 and were legally married in California on June 27, 2008.

    Biography

    Melissa Lopez and Teresa Wang met in 2001 and registered with the California Secretary of State as domestic parters about 2005. They held a commitment ceremony on August 26, 2006 and were legally married in California on June 27, 2008.

    Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the ONE Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives at USC Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Acquisition

    Deed of gift dated May 1, 2009.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder #, or item name] Melissa Lopez and Teresa Wang Wedding Collection, Coll 2013.105, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

    Processing Information

    Collection processed by Gloria Matthews, October 26, 2013.

    Scope and Contents

    Photographs, wedding invitations, wedding programs, marriage license from the commitment ("illegal wedding," August 26, 2006) and marriage ceremony (June 27, 2008) of Melissa Lopez and Teresa Wang.

    Related Archival Materials

    Schimmel Zale Lesbian Wedding Photographs, Coll2012-103, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California.
    Philadelphia Gay Wedding Photographs, Coll2012-034, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Melissa, Lopez
    Wang, Teresa
    Same-sex marriage--California.