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Keith Bernard papers

Identifier: MS0537

Content Description

The collection consists of material acquired by Bernard through his involvemnt in numerous LGBTQ organizations in the Charlotte area. It contains items from the Carolina Journal, Queen City Quordinators, the National March for Lesbian and Gay Rights, the National Gay Task Force and Front Page. There are also several T-Shirts representing Charlotte LGBTQ and LGBTQ-ally organizations.


  • 1985 - 2005

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Biographical Note

Keith Bernard was born in Rock Hill, SC and graduated from Winthrop University. He later attended the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in order to earn sufficient credits to sit for the CPA exam. While at UNC Charlotte, Bernard contributed to the student newspaper, the 49er Times. He lives in Charlotte, NC and has been active in numerous LGBTQ organizations.


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Contains material related to Keith Bernard's involvement in numerous Charlotte-area LGBTQ organizations. Includes newspaper articles, publications, brochures and T-Shirts.


The collection contains the following two series: National Gay Task Force and T-Shirts. There are also several files that do not belong to any series.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift from Keith Bernard, 2016.


Forms part of the King-Henry-Brockington LGBTQ+ Archive.

Processing Information

Collection inventory by Nikki Thomas, Archivist for Collection Management.
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Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte 28223 United Stated