Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Center, Minnesota State University, Mankato, Minnesota. Collection, 1972 - Ongoing.
Scope and Contents
Correspondence and Office Records
These records contain some official and unofficial correspondence and documents of Jim Chalgren and other individuals along with the logs of telephone calls to and from the LGBC, letters, and thank you's.
LGBC workers compiled these clippings from a variety of newspapers. The topics collected concern issues related to the rights of gays, lesbians, and bisexuals.
Information in this series contains documentation on E. H. D. programs. Eliminate Hate programs, a vigil held following the murder of Mathew Shepard, and items related to musical events.
These documents contain information on the history of the LGBC and its founder Jim Chalgren, publications and policy statements, reports by the governor of Minnesota, posters, and a large sympathy card intended for the family of Mathew Shepard.
This series contains a door nameplate for the Gay Lesbian Concerns office, a leaflet from the Millennium March on Washington, ten pins related to LGBC events, twelve pins for Minnesota issues, twelve pins for political topics, twenty-three pins on miscellaneous subjects, and ten pins concerning political causes important to the membership of the LGBC.
- Other: 1972-ongoing
Biographical / Historical
The historical information was obtained from the collection.
3.00 Cubic Feet (1 Archives Box 2 Hollinger Boxes 1 Oversize Box 1 Oversize Folder (Map Drawers))
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Center, Minnesota State University, Mankato, Minnesota. Collection, 1972 - Ongoing.
- Jeff A. Jenson
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- 2002-05: Jeff A. Jenson updated this collection and finding aid.
- 2006-05: Michael J. Gieseke updated this collection and finding aid.
- 2015-09: Mee Xiong updated the finding aid.
Part of the Southern Minnesota Historical Center Repository
Minnesota State University, Mankato
PO Box 8419
Mankato MN 56002-8419 US