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American LGBTQIA+ History


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First Televised Documentary on Homosexuality

Primary Sources in Library Databases

Primary Source Collections Online: LGBT / GLBTQ / Sexual Orientation

GLBTQ Archives Around the Nation

These archives may or may not have material digitized and accessible online, but they represent some of the most critical collections available in American GLBTQ history.

Primary Sources in Print

Often a variety of primary documents are collected together into a book (usually related to a time period, topic, or theme).

Below are just a few broad collections in the Library; each book contains many original documents.

(Note: many of these books will contain both primary and secondary content, so use your judgement or ask a librarian for help in distinguishing the two).

GLBTQ Archives in Texas


For Texas archives in San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, and Denton, refer to this guide from the Society of American Archivists:


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