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Vertical Files
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Person files
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City
London
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England
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International
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Gay rights champion born in Cardiff, Wales
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[Academic and Professional Portfolio]

https://arquives.andornot.com/en/permalink/descriptions27290
Collection
Archives
Part Of
William Atkinson fonds
Description Level
File
Date Range
1931- 1960
Scope and Content
references, curriculum vitae, employment portfoilios
Collection
Archives
Material Type
Textual records
Date Range
1931- 1960
Part Of
William Atkinson fonds
Fonds Number
F0025
Series Number
01
File Number
F0025-01-003
Physical Description
Textual Records
Scope and Content
references, curriculum vitae, employment portfoilios
Storage Location
Box 1
Access Restrictions
Open
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Alternative Name
Ackerley, Joe Randolph
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England
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International
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Editor, author of a small body of gay literature
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NY
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United States of America
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Canada / US
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Cuban-American poet, playwright and social commentator
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Adams, Geoffrey, 1926-2012

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Vertical Files
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Person files
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Vertical Files
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Person files
City
Toronto
Province / State
ON
Country
Canada
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Canada / US
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Against the grain = À rebours

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Collection
Rare Books
Material Type
Book: hardcover
Date Published
c1931
Author
Huysmans, J.K. (Joris-Karl), 1848-1907
Ellis, Havelock, 1859-1939
Zaidenberg, Arthur
Publisher
Illustrated Editions Co.
Collection
Rare Books
Material Type
Book: hardcover
Author
Huysmans, J.K. (Joris-Karl), 1848-1907
Ellis, Havelock, 1859-1939
Zaidenberg, Arthur
Responsibility
by J.K. Huysmans
introduction by Havelock Ellis
illustrated by Arthur Zaidenberg
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Illustrated Editions Co.
Date Published
c1931
Physical Description
339 p. : ill.
Condition
Good
Personal Name
Huysmans, J.K. (Joris-Karl), 1848-1907 - Fiction
Notes
The original novel, "À rebours", was published in 1884 and has been variously translated as "Against the grain" and "Against nature".
Call Number
RAR 2:4:006
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Item
Accession Number
1997-020
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United States of America
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Canada / US
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writer; journalist; screenwriter; poet; novelist, film critic
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New York
Province / State
NY
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United States of America
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Canada / US
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choreographer; founder of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
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Alaia, Azzedine, 1935-2017

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Vertical Files
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Person files
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Vertical Files
Material Type
Person files
City
Tunis
Country
Tunisia
Coverage
International
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Fashion designer, died in Paris
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Albee, Edward, 1928-2016 (Canada)

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Person files
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Canada
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Canada / US
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playwright
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Albee, Edward Franklin, 1928-2016

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Person files
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Person files
Province / State
VA
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United States of America
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Canada / US
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playwright
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City
Toronto
Province / State
ON
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Canada
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Canada / US
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Canadian war artist (22 January 1909 – 13 January 1980), designer and illustrator.
Member of the Arts and Letters Club (Toronto) and lodge member of the Toronto Theosophical Society.
Supporter of the early career of Harry Somers, whose mother, Ruth, was also a member of the TTS
Gay content uncertain
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Alighieri, Dante, c.1265-1321

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Person files
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City
Florence
Country
Italy
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International
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A rights group in Rome urges banning the 'Divine Comedy'
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Toronto
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ON
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Canada
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Canada / US
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Performing Artist (Dancer)
Born Beulah Maud Durrant in 1873 in Toronto, Allan was the daughter of William Allan Durrant, a shoemaker, and Isa (also known as Isabella) Matilda Hutchinson Durrant. At an early age she moved to San Francisco. After studying music and dance in Europe for five years she made her dance debut in Vienna in 1903. In 1918 a production of Oscar Wilde's Salome was planned for London, England, with Allan in the lead role. Noel Pemberton-Billing, publisher of the newspaper The Vigilante, used the occasion to attack German influence in London and perversion in particular. It was suggested that the subscribers to this special benefit might be part of a group found in the German Black Book - supposedly a list of 47,000 names of persons of doubtful morality who could easily be blackmailed. Allan was accused of belonging to the "Cult of the Clitoris," a group said to involve "the wives of men in supreme position ... In lesbian ecstasy the most sacred secrets of State were betrayed. The sexual peculiarities of the members of the Peerage were used as a leverage to open fruitful fields of espionage." Allan sued Billing for libel and a sensational trial followed. Among those testifying were Robbie Ross and Lord Alfred Douglas. On June 6, 1918, the Toronto Daily Star reported: "Allegation against dancer is withdrawn: Pemberton-Billing merely alleged Maud Allen pandered to certain vices." Allan lost her lawsuit.
The Times (London) used the word "lesbian" for perhaps the first time, in its coverage of the Allan trial
Related Material
Walkowitz, Judith R. "The 'vision of Salome': cosmopolitanism and erotic dancing in Central London, 1908-1918." American Historical Review. 108(2): 337-376, Apr 2003.
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Rare Books
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Book: hardcover
Date Published
1932
Author
Sackville-West, Vita, 1892-1962
Publisher
Doubleday, Doran & Co.
Collection
Rare Books
Material Type
Book: hardcover
Author
Sackville-West, Vita, 1892-1962
Responsibility
V. Sackville-West
Place
Garden City, NY
Publisher
Doubleday, Doran & Co.
Date Published
1932
Physical Description
294 p.
Condition
Good
Notes
Portrayals of marriage in her novels hint at the balancing act she maintained in her own relationship with Nigel Nicholson.
Call Number
RAR 2:2:025
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Item
Accession Number
2008-101
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City
Washington
Province / State
DC
Country
United States of America
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Canada / US
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American journalist and syndicated newspaper columnist from the 1930s through the 1970s. His influential journalism and status as a top insider in Washington was prominent from 1945 to the late 1960s, often in conjunction with his brother Stewart Alsop.
Alsop kept his homosexuality a closely guarded secret all of his life.[8] Richard Helms called him "a scrupulously closeted homosexual".[9] Nevertheless, Senator Joseph McCarthy insinuated that Alsop was homosexual in the course of a dispute with the Saturday Evening Post about its coverage of his campaign to remove "perverts" from government employment. When McCarthy implied that Alsop was not "healthy and normal", a Post editor vouched for him: "I know Alsop well, and I know he is a man of high character, with great courage and integrity" -- Wiki
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Ambrozic, Alojzij Matthew, 1930-2011

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Person files
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Person files
Alternative Name
Ambrozic, Aloysius Matthew
City
Toronto
Province / State
ON
Country
Canada
Coverage
Canada / US
Notes
Former archbishop of Toronto, born near Gabrje, Yugoslavia
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Address
Savile Row
City
London
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England
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International
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clothing designer
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Anderson, James, 1929-1994

https://arquives.andornot.com/en/permalink/verticalfile24319
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Vertical Files
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Person files
Collection
Vertical Files
Material Type
Person files
City
Stratford
Province / State
ON
Country
Canada
Coverage
Canada / US
Notes
Archivist
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Anderson, Milo Leon, 1910-1984

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Vertical Files
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Person files
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Vertical Files
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Person files
City
Chicago
Province / State
IL
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United States of America
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Canada / US
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Costume designer, died in Los Angeles
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