Historical Note

Scope and Content

Restrictions on Access

Acquisition Info

Inventory   [ + ]

Subject Terms


Guide to the Dorian Group Records
1977-1985



Manuscript Collection No.: 5074
Creator: Dorian Group , creator
Title: Dorian Group Records
Date Span: 1977-1985
Quantity: 6.63 cubic ft. (8 boxes)
Languages: Collection materials are in English.
"Gay rights in Tacoma" handbill, Dorian Group, ca. 1979. Special Collections, UW Libraries

Funding for encoding this finding aid was partially provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.



Historical Note

The Dorian Group is a Seattle gay rights organization, mainly composed of professional gay men and some lesbians. It was founded in 1974 and incorporated in 1975 as a non-profit organization. The group focuses on public education and legal reform, such as opposition to Seattle's Initiative 13 in 1977.

Scope and Content

Meeting notes, correspondence, committee records, newsletters, and other materials relating primarily to trustee Robert Wood's service on the Dorian Group's Board of Trustees and Membership Committee.

Restrictions on Access

Open to all users, but access to portions of the papers restricted. Contact repository for details.

Acquisition Info

Donated by Robert W. Wood in 1997.


Inventory

  
Accession No. 5074-001
Dorian Group records,
Scope and Content
Meeting notes, correspondence, committee records, newsletters and other records kept by Robert W. Wood, trustee and member of the Membership Development Committee; 1977-1985.
Box/FolderDate
Organizational Records
Organizational Features
1/1"Administration, Policy, and Procedures Manual"
1/2Organization
1/3Announcements1980
Newsletters1978-1980
1/4 Dorian Newsletter 1978-1980
1/5 Gay Community Center Newsletter 1979-1980
1/5 It's Time 1979
1/5 NGTF Action Report 1979
1/5 Sexual Law Reporter 1978
1/6Ephemera
1/7Clippings1978-1981
Board of Trustees
1/8By-Laws
1/9Incoming Letters1979-1981
1/10Outgoing Letters1978-1985
1/11Intra-Organizational Correspondence1978-1982
1/12Minutes1978-1981
1/13Co-Presidents' Reports1978-1980
1/14Membership Lists
1/15Financial Records1978-1981
1/16Press Releases1978-1979
Subject Series
1/17Action
1/18Activities1977-1978
1/19Administration1977-1980
1/20Finance/Budget/Fund-Raising1977-1978
1/21Goals/Plans/Proposals1977-1981
1/22Board Training Packet
Executive Committee
1/23Intra-Organizational Correspondence1978-1979
1/24Minutes1978-1981
Finance Committee
1/25Intra-Organizational Correspondence1978-1979
1/26Minutes1978-1980
1/27Legislative Action Committee1978-1981
Membership Committee
1/28General Correspondence1979-1980
1/29Intra-Organizational Correspondence1978-1981
2/1Minutes1978-1981
2/2Brochure
2/3Survey
2/4Notes
2/5Membership Records
2/6Membership Poll
2/7Report
2/8Resolution
2/9Budget1978
2/10Nominations Committee
Personnel Committee
2/11Intra-Organizational Correspondence1978-1979
2/12Minutes1979
2/13Personnel Records
2/14Public Education Committee1979-1981

  
Accession No. 5074-002
Dorian Group records,

Subject Terms

Personal Names:
Wood, Robert, 1943-
Organizations:
Dorian Group--Archives.
Subjects:
Gay clubs--Washington (State)--Seattle--Archives.
Gay liberation movement--Washington (State)--Seattle.
Gay press publications--United States.
Gay rights--Washington (State)--Seattle.
Gays--Legal status, laws, etc.--Washington (State)--Seattle.
Genre Headings:
Clippings.
Newsletters.
Last modified: February 26, 2009
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