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Stonewall Bar Association of Georgia, Inc. records

 Collection
Identifier: Q117

Scope and Contents of the Records

The Stonewall Bar Association Records, 1994-2012, are organized in three series, reflecting three past presidents of the organization: Jane Morrison’s papers, Brian Basinger’s papers, and Jeff Swart’s papers. The records include correspondence, meeting minutes, bylaws and reports. A large number of folders are dedicated to the Stonewall Bar Association’s Annual Awards Dinner. A Separated Materials series contains two floppy disks, two CDs, and a pin.

Dates

  • 1995-2012

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Historical Note about the Stonewall Bar Association

The Stonewall Bar Association of Georgia (SBA) a professional association of attorneys, judges, law students, paralegals and other legal professionals. SBA supports the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people, and opposes discrimination based upon sexual orientation or gender identity. Members of the association are straight as well as gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender. SBA provides informational resources and educational opportunities for its membership and the general public, and fosters ties between judges, attorneys, and law students. SBA holds an Annual Awards Dinner for its members and supporters.

Extent

1.75 Linear Feet (in 5 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

The Stonewall Bar Association was founded to support gay, lesbian, transgender, and bisexual policies and lawmaking in the state of Georgia. The Association's records, 1995-2012, consist of correspondence, meeting minutes, bylaws, and reports donated by former officers.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Jane Morrison (October 19, 2012), Brian Basinger (February 8, 2013), and Jeff Swart (May 7, 2013).

Related Materials

Related Materials in this Repository

  1. Lorraine Fontana papers, 1947-2014 (Q110)

Processing Information

Processed by Courtney Nix at the file level, October 2013.
Title
Stonewall Bar Association of Georgia, Inc.:
Subtitle
A Guide to Its Records at Georgia State University
Status
Completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
Date
October 2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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