Special Collections

LGBT Collection Annual Open House: Jean Byers Sampson Center for Diversity

June 17, 2014
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Lobby 6th floor, Glickman Library

Celebrate our future with the work of USM students past and present

Annette Dragon Papers, LGBT Collection, Jean Byers Sampson Center for Diversity in Maine, USM.  Over 200 people from all over the Northeast rally in front of the USM Library during a GLBT student conference to protest the defeat of the State’s gay rights bill, 1998.Over 200 people from all over the Northeast rally in front of the USM Library during a GLBT student conference to protest the defeat of the State’s gay rights bill, 1998. Annette Dragon Papers, LGBT Collection, Jean Byers Sampson Center for Diversity in Maine, USM.

Free and open to the public

Refreshments will be available. 

The mission of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Collection is to provide a repository for the collection and preservation of a variety of records documenting Maine’s LGBT community; to emphasize the importance of such material; arrange and describe this material making it available to scholars, teachers, students of all ages, and the general public.

Event Chairpersons: Steven Bull & Sarah Holmes

 

Contact Information

780-4269