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Linda Welcome papers
2008-12  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Additional collection guides

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Linda Welcome papers
    Dates: 1946-2001
    Collection Number: 2008-12
    Creator/Collector: Welcome, Linda
    Extent: 5 linear feet (two cartons, one oversize box)
    Repository: GLBT Historical Society
    San Francisco, California 94103
    Abstract: Linda Welcome was a lesbian who grew up in New England, lived in the Bay Area, and recorded her life in scrapbooks that span the time from her childhood in the 1940s to the late 1990s. The collection contains scrapbooks, extensive photographs, correspondence, journals, and schoolwork.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    Linda Welcome papers. GLBT Historical Society

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Ruth Mahaney, October 2007.

    Biography/Administrative History

    Linda Welcome was a lesbian who grew up in New England, lived in the Bay Area, and recorded her life in scrapbooks that span the time from her childhood in the 1940s to the late 1990s. The scrapbooks provide documentation of Welcome’s family, friends, and lesbian community.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection contains scrapbooks, extensive photographs, correspondence, journals, and schoolwork.

    Indexing Terms

    Lesbians
    Photography

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