Collection AR496 - Transgender Archives Collection

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Transgender Archives Collection

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  • Multiple media

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  • 1969 - 2019 (Creation) (Collection)

Physical description area

Physical description

60cm textual and photographic materials
?? VHS tapes

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Custodial history

Collection was created through multiple small accessions received both directly and indirectly from donors. The majority of material was collected by Dr. Aaron Devor, Chair of Transgender Studies at the University of Victoria. Some material was sourced and collected by Lara Wilson, Director of Special Collections and University Archivist.

Scope and content

Collection consists of materials related to transgender people, narratives, and/or studies.

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Immediate source of acquisition

Dr. Aaron Devor
Lara Wilson
Individual donors


Materials were arranged based on provenance; i.e. based on the donor or the individual to whom the records relate.
Within each file the materials were arranged in original order when discernible or on function or form of the specific materials.

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  • English

Script of material

  • Latin

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Further accruals are expected.

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Dates of creation: June 13, 2019 - ???

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  • English

Script of description

  • Latin


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