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Robert L. Barret papers

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Identifier: MS0450
Scope and Contents A small collection of correspondence and clippings. One folder of correspondence comprises responses to an Op-Ed piece published by Barret in the Charlotte Observer, October 1994, titled "Gay lifestyle? What do you mean?" Correspondence also includes a typed note signed by Coretta Scott King accepting Barret's invitation to speak at the Lovett School where Barret was Dean of Students.

Charlotte Pride Committee records

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Identifier: MS0457
Overview Charlotte Pride presents the annual lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and queer (LGBTQ) Pride festival and other events in the Queen City. The annual festival is the largest LGBTQ Pride event in the Carolinas. The bulk of the collection documents Pride Festivals held in Charlotte, including planning materials and guides to the events. Also included are promotional materials, memorabilia, and ephemera from the more recent Pride festivals.

Sue Henry papers

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Identifier: MS0478
Overview Sue Henry is a gay rights pioneer in Charlotte, North Carolina. The papers consist of materials created and collected by Sue Henry as proprietor of the Rising Moon Books & Beyond bookstore, Charlotte mayoral candidate, and member of a range of social and political organizations.

Frances Curry Kerr Records concerning inclusion at Myers Park Baptist Church

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Identifier: MS0485
Scope and Contents The Frances Curry Kerr records related to inclusion at Myers Park Baptist Church is comprised of five folders of printed records related to congregational dialogue and the resulting policy changes concerning matters of sexuality at Myers Park Baptist Church. In particular the records document the question of inclusion for LGBT people in the congregation. Included are committee reports, questionnaires and congregational responses, e-mails, correspondence, planning documents, position...

Stewart Lillard papers

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Identifier: MS0177
Overview Primarily papers relating to his research on Ralph Ellison. Includes correspondence with Ellison and others, notes, articles, and information on Ellison's South Carolina ancestors. Also includes material from Lillard's 1989 Charlotte city council campaign and political campaign materials from the Charlotte area. There is a small collection of assorted bumper stickers included.

Mecklenburg Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Political Action Committee (MeckPAC) records

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Identifier: MS0532
Overview Papers related to the operation of MeckPac from its founding in 1998 to 2010. Contains Voter Guides, Correspondence, Meeting Agendas, News Clippings and Photos.

Tom Warshauer Papers

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Identifier: MS0514
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection document Tom Warshauer's involvement in local LGBT organizations.