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Alabama Forum Records--CLOSED FOR PROJECT

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1793

Scope and Contents

Although this collection centers around the LGBTQ publication The Alabama Forum, it also contains materials related to the LGBTQ community within and around Birmingham, Alabama. Materials include books, reports, letters, newspapers, magazines, and financial materials. Documents relating to the March on Washington for Lesbian, Gay, and Bi Equal Rights and Liberation in 1993 could be of particular interest to those researching LGBTQ issues.

Dates

  • 1977-2002

Conditions Governing Access

Access to collection is temporarily restricted while collection is processed.

Biographical / Historical

The Alabama Forum was a LGBTQ newspaper published in Birmingham, Alabama. First published in 1977 with the organization Lambda, the Alabama Forum published its last issue in 2002 when its long-time editor June Holloway became ill.

Extent

68 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Records of this LGBTQ newsletter published in Birmingham, Alabama.

Arrangement

The collection is unprocessed. Please ask for assistance at archives@ua.edu for more information.

General

To provide faster access to our materials, this finding aid was published without formal and final review. Email us at archives@ua.edu if you find mistakes or have suggestions to make this finding aid more useful for your research.
Title
Guide to the Alabama Forum Records
Status
Missing
Date
2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Box 870266
Tuscaloosa AL 35487-0266
205.348.0500