Out/Look Foundation records

Finding aid created by GLBT Historical Society staff using RecordEXPRESS
GLBT Historical Society
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San Francisco, California 94103
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2022


Descriptive Summary

Title: Out/Look Foundation records
Dates: 1987-1992
Collection Number: 1992-11
Creator/Collector:
Extent: 22 linear feet (17 cartons, 1 manuscript box)
Repository: GLBT Historical Society
San Francisco, California 94103
Abstract: Out/Look: National Lesbian & Gay Quarterly was a groundbreaking queer magazine published between 1987 and 1992; the magazine’s staff also organized the annual OutWrite Conferences, held between 1990 and 1992. The collection contains organizational records, correspondence, board materials and meeting minutes, financial records, grant materials, circulation information, personnel records, publicity files, editorial content, production files, writings, artists’ files, conference materials and audiotapes, subject files, newsclippings, and photographs.
Language of Material: English

Access

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item]. Out/Look Foundation records. Collection Number: 1992-11. GLBT Historical Society

Acquisition Information

Gift of Mimi Klausner. Deed of Gift signed January 1997. Gift of E.G. Crichton, May 2018.

Biography/Administrative History

Out/Look: National Lesbian & Gay Quarterly was a groundbreaking queer magazine published between 1987 and 1992; the magazine’s staff also organized the annual OutWrite Conferences, held between 1990 and 1992. The magazine was notable for broadly inclusive subject matter and for bridging the gap between academic and creative writing.

Scope and Content of Collection

The collection contains organizational records, correspondence, board materials and meeting minutes, financial records, grant materials, circulation information, personnel records, publicity files, editorial content, production files, writings, artists’ files, conference materials and audiotapes, subject files, newsclippings, and photographs. GSSO linked terms: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_008497; http://purl.bioontology.org/ontology/MESH/D008091; http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_000374; http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_000381

Indexing Terms

Literature
Journalism
Gay men
Lesbians

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