About Louise Young and Vivienne Armstrong

Louise Young is an activist whose advocacy in workplace equality has gained her national recognition. She was the first female co-chair of the Human Rights Campaign's Business Council and a past member of the Out & Equal National Advisory Board.

Vivienne Armstrong worked for the Visiting Nurses Association, one of the few health providers to work with people with AIDS in the early days of the epidemic. Dallas Mayor Annette Strauss appointed Armstrong to the Health and Human Services Committee in 1986.

About the Physical Collection

This collection contains the papers, photographs, newsletters, articles, and clippings of Louise Young and Vivienne Armstrong. The range of materials reflects time in the Dallas Gay Political Caucus, the Dallas Gay and Lesbian Alliance, as well as the Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition of Dallas. Campaign brochures, questionnaire information, and interviews with candidates during the elections are included. The collection also contains articles from various publications during the 1980s and early 1990s concerning LGBT issues. For more details, please access the archival finding aid.

About the Digital Collection

Material drawn from the larger tangible collection features sound recordings and video of interviews.

Acknowledgment

The Dallas Way generously funded the digitization of this collection.



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Louise Young and Vivienne Armstrong Papers (The Dallas Way) in UNT Digital Library. University of North Texas Libraries. https://digital.library.unt.edu/explore/collections/LYVAP/ accessed July 29, 2021.


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Folder 10: Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition (LGPC) Agendas, 2, 1986-1989, 1991
105
Folder 17: Local News Clippings - Gay Legal/General News, 1977-1982
102
Folder 9: Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition (LGPC) Agendas, 1, 1989-1991, 1993, 1995-1996
101
Folder 18: Louise Young - Miscellaneous Photos, 1993, 1995
89
Folder 13: B-3: Part 1, 1988-1991
82
Folder 25: Notebook 1, 1976, 1978
82
Folder 21: Miscellaneous - Dallas Gay Political Caucus (Later Became DGLA), 1977-1982
81
Folder 14: B-3: Part 2, 1987
70
Folder 26: Notebook 1, 1976, 1978
62
Folder 31: C-15: Invitations and Miscellaneous LG-PAC Records, Presidential Convention Guides, 1986-1989, 1991, 1993
56
Folder 2: A: Folder 1, March-May, 1989
55
Folder 9: A: Folder 8 - Candidate Questionnaires, 1990
55
Folder 13: Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition (LGPC) Candidate Materials, 1988, 1991-1993
51
Folder 15: Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition (LGPC) Newsletters, 1993-1996
40
Folder 15: B-3: Part 3, 1986
39
Folder 61: Dialog (Newsletter of the Dallas Gay Alliance), 1979-1984
34
Folder 60: Dialog (Newsletter of the Dallas Gay Alliance), 1980-1984
33
Folder 30: C-14: Questionnaire, 1988
30
Folder 28: C-12: LGPC, 1988
29
Folder 11: B-1: LGPC, 1978, 1989-1990
21
Folder 14: Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition (LGPC) Minutes, 1991, 1993-1996
21
Folder 19: Louise Young Photos - Anita Bryant Protest (Houston), 1977, 2000
21
Folder 6: A: Folder 5, January, 1989
21
Folder 8: A: Folder 7 - LG-PAC '87 Answered Questions, February, 1987
19
Folder 29: C-13: Questionnaires, L.E.G., 1986
17
Folder 32: Pittenger Conference - Working Papers Conference on "Homosexuality; Questions for Church and Society" Dr. Louise Young, April 1st, 1978
17
Folder 2: LGPC Candidate Screening Materials, 1991
16
Folder 3: A: Folder 2 - Candidate Screenings, 1989
15
Folder 23: C-7: A105 - Dallas City Fundraising, 1991-1992
14
Folder 47: DGA (Later Became DGLA) Meeting Notes, 1980-1981
14
Folder 5: LGPC Meeting Announcements and Special Notes, 1991
14
Folder 5: A: Folder 4 - Candidate, 1989
12
Folder 34: Press Kit - Dallas Gay Political Caucus, September 30th, 1977
11
Folder 7: A: Folder 6 - DHHS: AIDS Prevention Project, 1989 Meeting Notes, 1989
11
Folder 22: C-6: Dallas Police Department Hiring Policy, 1990, 1992
10
Folder 4: A: Folder 3 - NGLTF, April-June, 1989
10
Folder 28: Notebook 2, 1975-1976
9
Folder 37: C-21: Peter Brooks Letters, 1991-1992
9
Folder 4: LGPC Fundraising Events Invitations, 1993
9
Folder 12: B-2: Dallas Times Herald, 1986-1987, 1990
8
Folder 44: Clippings About Politics and LGBT Community, 1979, 1991-1993
8
Folder 1: 21.06 Section, 1977, 1981, 1985
7
Folder 27: Notebook 2, 1975-1976
7
Folder 39: Texas Gay Conference, 1978
7
Folder 41: Campaign News Clippings, March, 1993
7
Folder 45: Clippings - Military Ban on Openly Gay People, 1993
7
Folder 12: Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition (LGPC) Candidate Push Cards and Voter Information Campaign Materials That Are Pro-LGBT, 1991, 1993-1994
6
Folder 17: C-1: Clips - Dallas Morning News, 1987, 1991-1992
6
Folder 7: LGPC Voter and Election Publications, 1988, 1991, 1994
6
Folder 8: LGRA, 1981-1982
6
Folder 30: Openly Gay Political Candidates, 1991-1993
5
Folder 33: Presidents and Terms - From 20th Anniversary, June 7th, 1997
5
Folder 35: Protest / Rallies, 2004
5
Folder 41: Walt Whitman Community School, August 30th, 1999
5
Folder 42: Candidates Endorsed by the Lesbian/Gay Political Caucus (LGPC), Photos, c. 1989-1993
5
Folder 46: Clippings Related to AIDS, 1991
5
Folder 65: Group Process in Service, DGPC; Dr. Betty Myers, TWU, August 15h, 1977
5
Folder 22: NGLC, Denver Colorado - Notes from Conference by Louise Young, Ph. D. of Dallas, July 29th-30th, 1977
4
Folder 24: C-8: LGPC Question Forms, 1987-1988
4
Folder 35: C-19: 1987 City Budget, 1987
4
Folder 36: Questions and Answers About Homosexuality, 1978
4
Folder 40: C-24: Resolutions, May 3rd, 1986
4
Folder 64: Gay Pride Documents, 1980-1981
4
Folder 1: LGPC Candidate Contact List, March, 1993
3
Folder 23: News Clippings Written by Office Holders, 1985, 1987
3
Folder 26: C-10: 1992 Election, 1992
3
Folder 36: C-20: Bar Owners Parking Fight, 1991
3
Folder 38: C-22: DGPC Election News, March, 1987
3
Folder 49: Dallas Gay Political Caucus, 1977, 1979, 1980
3
Folder 52: Dallas Morning News, July, 1995
3
Series 1: Papers : Louise Young - Miscellaneous Photos, 1993, 1995
3
Folder 16: Brochure of the Women's Health Program of the Nelson-Tebedo Clinic Named for Louise Young and Deb Elder, c. 1995
2
Folder 21: C-5: Various Political Newspaper Clippings, 1988, 1990
2
Folder 25: C-9: LGPC Correspondence, September 9th, 1991
2
Folder 27: C-11: LGPC 1989 Agenda, January, 1989
2
Folder 32: C-16: DGPC-DGA, 1986
2
Folder 34: C-18: Oak Lawn Concerned Citizens Coalition, 1992
2
Folder 37: Razzle Dazzle, 1981
2
Folder 3: LGPC Election Results Analysis, 1993
2
Folder 43: Chance West, Louise Young and Don Baker, 1996
2
Folder 56: Dallas Morning News - Should City Anti-Bias Policy Cover Gay Workers, January 18th, 1995
2
Folder 6: LGPC Officer Meeting Agenda and Notes, undated
2
Dialog: Newsletter of the Dallas Gay Alliance
1
Folder 10: Alliance Notes, September, 1997
1
Folder 11: Lesbian/Gay Political Coalition (LGPC) By-laws, undated
1
Folder 16: Letters from Don Baker to Louise Young and Vivienne Armstrong, June 22nd, 1992
1
Folder 18: C-2: Clips - NY Times, March 5th, 1990
1
Folder 19: C-3: USA Today, March 7th, 1990
1
Folder 20: C-4: Clips - Austin-American Statesman, 1991
1
Folder 20: Max Goldblatt, March, 1980
1
Folder 29: Notebook 2, 1976-1977
1
Folder 31: P-Flag Dallas, undated
1
Folder 33: C-17: Come Celebrate a Year of Success, 1993
1
Folder 38: Ricardo Medrano, undated
1
Folder 39: C-23: Candidate Questionnaires, 1989
1
Folder 40: Time Magazine - How Gay is Gay?, April 23rd, 1979
1
Folder 48: Dallas Gay and Lesbian Alliance - Revisiting an Era, 1976-1982
1
Folder 50: Dallas Gay Political Caucus Voter's Guide, November, 1980
1
Folder 51: Dallas Gay Political Caucus - Work Product of DGPC Retreat, June 11, 1977
1
Folder 53: Dallas Morning News, July 16th, 1995
1
Folder 54: Dallas Morning News Cartoon, July 3rd, 1977
1
Folder 57: Dallas Morning News - William Waybourn Interview, Page 1 and 2, April 4th, 1993
1
Folder 58: Dallas Times Herald, Texas Gays Meeting Here, June 10th, 1978
1
Folder 59: Dave Kopay, NFL Player Article, April 14th, 1977
1
Folder 62: Don Baker Memorial Program, December, 2000
1
Folder 63: Fight the Right 1992 Action Kit, NGLTF, 1992
1
The Lobby Report
1

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