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Guide to the Jan Dailey and John Money Correspondence Collection, 1979-1996
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  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Jan Dailey and John Money Correspondence Collection
    Dates: 1979-1996
    Identification: SC/JDJM
    Creator: Dailey, Jan
    Physical Description: 2.50 linear feet
    Language of Materials: English
    Repository: Special Collections
    Abstract: Jan Daily, a sex researcher and author, corresponded with Dr. John Money, sex researcher and co-founder of the Gender Identity Clinic at Johns Hopkins, for 17 years. The correspondence begins with Jan Dailey, who lived near Los Angeles International Airport, writing to Dr. Money about the effect of noise on sexual health. The collection consists of correspondence documenting a wide range of topics, from professional to personal matters, over the course of several years.

    Biographical Information:

    Jan Daily, a sex researcher and author, corresponded with Dr. John Money, sex researcher and co-founder of the Gender Identity Clinic at Johns Hopkins, for 17 years. Money was a renowned sex researcher, psychologist, and author who was joint professor of pediatrics and psychiatric & behavioral sciences at John Hopkins University from 1951 until his death in 2006. He was the director of the Psychohormonal Research Unit and founder of the Sexual Disorders Clinic and Gender Identity Clinic at John Hopkins in addition to publishing numerous articles and books within the field of sexology.

    Access Terms

    This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Genre/Form of Material:

    Paper records
    Publications

    Topical Term:

    Noise -- Psychological aspects
    Sexology

    Administrative Information

    Accruals:

    1996

    Processing Information:

    Tony Gardner

    Conditions Governing Use:

    Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    The collection is open for research use.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item], [date], Jan Dailey and John Money Correspondence Collection , Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

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    Scope and Contents

    The majority of the collection consists of correspondence between Jan Dailey and John Money documenting a wide range of topics over the course of 17 years (1979-1996). Topics include matters such as advice concerning Dailey's articles and columns, accounts of various World Congress of Sexology meetings, Money's concept of the "Lovemap," and Dailey's various contributions to Money's organization, the American Foundation for Gender and Genital Medicine and Science (AFGAGMAS). A significant portion of the collection consists of various articles and reviews that Money included with his correspondence. This includes articles addressing gender identity, circumcision, orgasms, sexual orientation, fetishism, paraphilia, childhood sexuality, the evolution of sexuality and eroticism, pornography, birth control, and sexually transmitted diseases. The collection also includes slides documenting the 1982 International Lesbian & Gay Freedom Day Parade in San Francisco, book reviews, book announcements, articles and news clippings about John Money, and articles and news clippings on sex and gender by other authors. Each box is arranged chronologically.