Stephen Endean papers, 1972-2006
Identifier: Tretter: 219
Scope and Content
This collection contains correspondence, biographical articles, clippings, and an interview with Stephen Endean, manuscripts for his book Into the Mainstream,and other personal writing. Special emphasis is given to Stephen Endean’s manuscripts.
- 1972-2006, undated
- Endean, Stephen (Person)
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).
Stephen Robert Endean was born in 1948. He was a gay rights activist and he founded the Minnesota Committee for Gay Rights in 1971. He became one of the first Minnesota lesbian and gay rights lobbyists. In 1978 he became the first executive director and the lobbyist for the Gay Rights National Lobby. In 1982 he founded the Human Rights Campaign Fund and served as the first treasurer for the organization. He passed away from complications from AIDS in 1993.
2 boxes (0.63 cubic feet)
The Stephen Endean papers contains correspondence, biographical articles, clippings, an interview, manuscripts, and other personal writing
This collection has been maintained in its original order and is listed by folder title.
Source of acquisition
The Stephen Endean papers were donated by Vicki Eaklor.
This collection was processed by Jennifer Shaw as part of a project financed in part with funds provided by the State of Minnesota from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the Minnesota Historical Society
- Gay activists Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Gay liberation movement -- United States -- History Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Human rights advocacy -- Minnesota Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Minnesota Subject Source: Lcnaf
- Stephen Endean papers, 1972-2006
- Jennifer Shaw
- November 2014
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English