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This guide will help you navigate University Archives' more than 300 unique collections, most of which document the history of Washington University from 1853 to today. Other collections are related to 20th century St. Louis history.

Archival Collections @ WUSTL

LGBT pride flagThis guide is an overview of sources for researching the history and culture of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) communities, at both Washington University and in the the larger St. Louis region. Image source: WikipediaCommons

Collections at Washington University Special Collections that are related to LGBTQ history:
Some are large collections, and further relevant items can be located by browsing the finding aids (linked from the title).

Local History: Published Sources

Archival Collections @ other local libraries & archives

Please contact each listed organization for more info:

Collections in the Midwest / national

Published Sources on LGBTQ History (general)

Links to more resources