Collection Mss 42, PC 292, TC 156 [A.08-67, A.09-28, A.10-31, A.11-09] - Manitoba Gay and Lesbian Archives

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Manitoba Gay and Lesbian Archives

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  • Textual record
  • Graphic material
  • Moving images
  • Object
  • Sound recording

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Manitoba Gay/Lesbian Archives

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UMASC Mss 42, PC 292, TC 156 [A.08-67, A.09-28, A.10-31, A.11-09]

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  • 1968 - 2003 (Accumulation)
    Place
    Winnipeg (Man.)
  • 1948 - 2003 (Creation)
    Creator
    Winnipeg Gay and Lesbian Resource Centre
    Place
    Winnipeg (Man.)

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Physical description

13.07 m of textual records
168 videocassettes: 69 U-matic, 97 VHS, 2 Beta
4 video reels
117 photographs
107 negatives
488 slides
130 audio cassettes
23 audio reels
33 t-shirts

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Custodial history

The collection was originally accumulated and catalogued by the Winnipeg Gay and Lesbian Resource Centre. The Resource Centre became the Rainbow Resource Centre in 1999; this new organization still maintained custodial ownership over the Manitoba Gay and Lesbian Archives. In the early 2000's the materials were moved off site to a rental storage unit. In 2008 the Manitoba Gay/Lesbian Archives was donated to the University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections, followed by a second accession in 2009 and a third in 2010.

Scope and content

This collection contains textual records relating to various issues and information on Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Two-Spirit and Queer history including: Comprehensive Works, Bibliography, Reference; Gay/Lesbian Life, Lifestyles & Concerns; Literature & Language; Visual & Performing Arts; History & Gay/Lesbian Liberation Movement; Behavioral Sciences; Social Sciences; Philosophy & Religion; Physical & Natural Sciences; and AIDS-Related Information. It also includes an extensive moving image and sound collection, including oral histories and episodes of the cable access program "Coming Out."

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Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

Ryan Schultz

Arrangement

National Gay Archives Library Classification System. Original reference file classification system used by the Winnipeg Gay and Lesbian Resource Centre.

Language of material

  • English

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There are no restrictions on the use of this material.

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Finding aids

Online finding aids are available at the links below:

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.umanitoba.ca/libraries/units/archives/collections/complete_holdings/ead/html/manitoba_ggay_lesbian_archives.shtml">MSS 42 (A08-67)</a>
<a target="_blank" href="http://www.umanitoba.ca/libraries/units/archives/collections/complete_holdings/ead/html/manitoba_ggay_lesbian_archives_2009_2010.shtml">MSS 42, PC 292 (A09-28, A10-31)</a>
<a target="_blank" href="http://www.umanitoba.ca/libraries/units/archives/collections/complete_holdings/ead/html/manitoba_ggay_lesbian_archives_tc_156.shtml">TC 156 (A09-28, A11-09)</a>

Winnipeg Gay/Lesbian Resource Centre, Reference File List. May 1994 (printed).

Associated materials

Digitized Material
<a target="_blank" href="http://digitalcollections.lib.umanitoba.ca/islandora/object/uofm%3Amgla">Manitoba Gay and Lesbian Archives</a>

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Mss 42, PC 292, TC 156 [A.08-67, A.09-28, A.10-31, A.11-09]

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Final

Level of detail

Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

April 21, 2010

Language of description

  • English

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