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Finding aid to the Non-LGBT Newspaper Front Page Collection Coll2013.026
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Preferred Citation
  • Scope and Content
  • Related Archival Materials
  • Acquisition
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Adminsitrative history
  • Arrangement
  • Processing Information

  • Title: Non-LGBT newspaper front page collection
    Identifier/Call Number: Coll2013.026
    Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 7.5 linear feet. 4 flat boxes, 2 oversized archives cartons
    Date (inclusive): 1963-2012
    Abstract: The collection consists of mainstream newspaper front pages and sections reporting on LGBT people or topics concerning LGBT people. The collection documents the transformation in the print media's coverage of LGBT people and concerns from reporting on "sexual deviants" through the assassination of Harvey Milk to the acceptance of marriage rights. The newspapers front pages were culled from the ONE Subject Files collection and donations from patrons.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder #, or item name] Non-LGBT Newspaper Front Page Collection, Coll2013-027, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

    Scope and Content

    The collection consists of newspaper front pages, newspaper sections, and supermarket tabloids reporting stories on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people or topics. The collection documents the transformation in the print media's coverage of LGBT issues and people from "sexual deviants" through the assassination of Harvey Milk to the acceptance of marriage rights.

    Related Archival Materials

    Magazine cover story collection, Coll2013-027, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.
    Unprocessed Proposition 8 newspapers.
    See also the ONE Periocal collection for other magazine and newspaper titles.

    Acquisition

    The newspapers and supermarket tabloids were culled from the ONE Subject Files collection and patron's donations.

    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.

    Conditions Governing Access

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

    Adminsitrative history

    The newspapers front pages were culled from the ONE Subject Files collection and donations from patrons.

    Arrangement

    This collection is arranged in the following series:
    Series 1. Newspapers front pages and sections
    Series 2. Tabloid front pages

    Processing Information

    Collection processed by Samuel Yang and Katrina Sire, March 2013.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Milk, Harvey, (Harvey Bernard Milk), 1930-1978
    AIDS (Disease)
    American newspapers--Sections, columns, etc.--Front pages.
    March on Washington for Lesbian, Gay, and Bi Equal Rights and Liberation (1993: Washington, D.C.)
    Same-sex marriage