Manuscripts and Archives Division
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Selected letters closed until 2047.
Collection consists of correspondence, photocopies of manuscripts, photographs, and printed matter. Correspondence, 1965-1973, includes letters to Nichols and Clarke; and copies are of autobiographical notes and Nichols's serial autobiography. Also, photographs, ephemera, and clippings of news articles about Nichols andClarke and columns they wrote for gay periodicals.
Jack Nichols is a gay activist and senior editor of the online daily newspaper Gay Today. He was co-editor of Gay (one of the earliest gay newsweeklies) and is the author of numerous books and articles including The Gay Agenda: Talking Back To The Fundamentalists, Men's Liberation, Welcome to Fire Island, and co-author, with his late loverLige Clarke, of I Have More Fun With You Than Anybody, andRoommates Can't Always Be Lovers.
Controlled Access Terms
- Nichols, Jack.
- Gay men.
- Gay activists.
- Photographic prints.
Additional Creator Names
- Clarke, Lige.
- Lindsay, John V. (John Vliet)
- Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970.
- Gay (Periodical)