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Karen Joy Clark Papers

 Collection
Identifier: scrbt-399
The Karen Joy Clark papers represent her work as a legislator for the Minnesota House of Representatives. Material includes flyers, bills and legislation from MN House of Representatives, notes, mail, newspapers, periodicals, plaques, etc.

Dates

  • 1981 - 2014

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Extent

39 Linear Feet (39 record cartons)

Overview

The Karen Joy Clark papers represent her work as a legislator for the Minnesota House of Representatives. As Minnesota House Representative since 1980 she is the longest-serving openly lesbian state legislator in the U.S.

Biographical Note

Karen Joy Clark was raised on a farm in southwestern Minnesota and has resided in South Minneapolis since 1967. As Minnesota House Representative since 1980 she is the longest-serving openly lesbian state legislator in the U.S.

Repository Details

Part of the Jean Nickolaus Tretter Collection in GLBT Studies Repository

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