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Don Volk Papers, 1976-1987 Coll2011.097
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  • Scope and Content
  • Biographical Note

  • Title: Don Volk Papers
    Identifier/Call Number: Coll2011.097
    Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Storage Unit: 1
    Physical Description: 0.1 linear foot. [1 folder]
    Date (inclusive): 1976-1987
    Abstract: Correspondence, article manuscripts, periodical list, handwritten book reviews, research bibliography, and clipping from gay journalist, Don Volk, 1976-1987. Volk was a news editor for the Los Angeles gay newsmagazine Frontiers in the mid 1980s. He also served as president of the Gay and Lesbian Press Association, circa 1987.
    creator: Volk, Don

    Preferred Citation

    Don Volk Papers, Coll2011-097, 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.

    Publication Rights

    Contact ONE archivist regarding publication and use restrictions.

    Access

    Contact ONE archivist regarding access restrictions.

    Scope and Content

    Correspondence, article manuscripts, periodical list, handwritten book reviews, research bibliography, and clipping from gay journalist, Don Volk, 1976-1987. Volk was a news editor for the Los Angeles gay newsmagazine Frontiers in the mid 1980s. The collection includes a 1976 letter to UCLA psychologist, Evelyn Hooker, regarding Volk's research for an article.

    Biographical Note

    Don Volk was an aspiring dancer who became a journalist in his mid-30s. He was a news editor for the Los Angeles gay newsmagazine Frontiers. He also served as president of the Gay and Lesbian Press Association, circa 1986-1987.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Gay journalists
    Gay men's writings
    Gay press publications