This collection consists of ephemeral materials including: posters, handouts, matchbooks, ticket stubs, programs, fliers, drink tickets, coasters, stickers, and more. Other materials include: newspaper and magazine clippings; health public service brochures; scholarly articles; invitations to events; correspondence, and more. Materials date between the 1960s and the 2010s. Materials document local Canadian organizations and events as well as some in the United States.
Majority of material found in 1960s - 2010s
Language of Materials
Languages of materials are majority English and some French, with some public service announcement fliers in other languages as well.
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.
This collection consists of duplicate materials culled from the Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives that document LGBTQ+ communities in Canada, with some materials related to the United States.
Biographical / Historical
The Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives (CLGA) were founded in 1973 and aims to document the lives of the LGBTQ+ communities throughout Canada. Located in Toronto, Canda, more information can be found at their website www.clga.ca.
This collection is comprised of the following series:
Series 1: General Organizations Information
Series 2: Press Releases and Public Service Announcements
Series 3: Events
Series 4: Scholarly articles
Series 5: Conference and Lectures
Series 6: Newspaper and Magazine Clippings
Series 7: Miscellaneous ephemera
Series 8: Religion
Series 9: Publications announcements
Series 10: Film, Theater, Art exhibit ephemera
Part of the Jean Nickolaus Tretter Collection in GLBT Studies Repository
Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives duplicates collection, Jean-Nickolaus Tretter Collection in Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Studies, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis. http://archives.lib.umn.edu/repositories/13/resources/7293 Accessed September 19, 2017.