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Archives of Sexuality and Gender

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Contains 51 digitized archival collections exploring LGBTQ history and culture since 1940.  Includes three collections held by NYPL: The Mattachine Society of New York Records, 1951-1976; Gay Activists Alliance, 1970-1983; and ACT UP: The AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power.   Other collections originate from institutions like the Lesbian Herstory Archives and the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Historical Society. 

All Branch LibrariesSchomburg Center for Research in Black CultureStephen A. Schwarzman BuildingThe New York Public Library for the Performing ArtsThomas Yoseloff Business Center
History, Magazines, Journals and Serials, Manuscripts and Rare Books, Area and Cultural Studies, Gay and Lesbian Studies