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Ann DeGroot papers

 Collection
Identifier: Tretter: Collection 185

Scope and Content

This collection contains notes, meeting minutes, budgets, proposals and corespondents from DeGroot's involvement with the organizations she served on and was an active member from the 1970s-2000. The papers from the Millennium March on Washington range from 1998-2000 and appear to have been in chronological order. This collection also contains a UCA 30 videocassette recording, produced by Laurie Gorman, titled To Walk in the Night.

Dates

  • 1970s-2000

Creator

Language of Materials

Collection material in English

Restrictions on Access

Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only. Materials will be retrieved from and returned to storage areas by staff members.

Restrictions on Use

Please contact staff regarding copyright status of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Biographical Sketch

In 2008 Ann Marie DeGroot was named Executive Director of the Minneapolis Youth Coordinating Board. Prior to this, Degroot served on the Board of Directors for Millennium March on Washington (MMOW), held April 28-April 30, 2000. MMOW was an event held to raise awareness for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people. DeGroot also served 21 years as the founding Executive Director of OutFront Minnesota. While serving at OutFront, Degroot played an instrumental part of the passage of the 1993 Amendment to the Minnesota Human Rights Act. She also was active in Women Against Pornography in the 1970s-1980s. During the 1980s she held active roles in Minnesota Lesbian and Gay Olympic Committee and Minnesota Women's Peace Camp, Women's Resource Center, and Take Back the Night (TBTN).

Extent

2 boxes (2.0 cubic feet)

Overview

This collection contains notes, meeting minutes, budgets, proposals and corespondents from Ann DeGroot's involvement with the organizations she served on and was an active member from the 1970s-2000.

Source of acquisition

Collection was donated by Ann DeGroot.

Related Materials

OutFront Records
Title
Ann DeGroot Papers, 1970s-2000
Author
Melissa Marts
Date
October 2012
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Jean Nickolaus Tretter Collection in GLBT Studies Collecting Area

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