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United States Mission Collection

Collection no.:
Coll2012.125

Description:
Correspondence, financial documents, flyers, notes, meeting minutes, articles, legal documents, press releases, pamphlets, essays, and other material documenting activities of the United States Mission of Los Angeles' gay and lesbian community, 1970-2002. The U.S. Mission was a non-sectarian religious organization founded in 1962 by Rev. Robert Humphries to provide social services to homeless residents of downtown Los Angeles; and, beginning in the late-1960s, advocating for gay and lesbian rights and social services.

Dates:
Bulk, 1975-1987
1970-1990

Extent:
0.4 linear foot.
[1 archive carton.]

Language(s):
English

Subject(s):
Gay community--California--Los Angeles
Gays--Services for
Homelessness
Lesbians--Services for

Personal Name(s):
Humphries, Bob (Rev.)

Conditions governing access:
Contact ONE archivists regarding access restrictions.

Preferred citation:
Box #, folder #, United States Mission Collection, Coll2012.125, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California

Record date:
(c) 2012

Contact Information:
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
909 West Adams Boulevard
Los Angeles, California, 90007
(213) 821-2771
askone@usc.edu