Gay/Lesbian Network Collection, 1983-1985 Coll2012.007

Finding aid prepared by Marc LaRocque
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
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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

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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