Gay and Lesbian Drama Scripts Collection
Scope and Content of Collection
Stage and motion picture scripts, screenplays, synopses, treatments, and music and lyrics for musicals, most with a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender theme or possibly by a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender person.
- circa 1938-2005
- Majority of material found within 1980 - 2000
- ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives (Organization)
The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the ONE Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives at USC Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.
15 Linear Feet (13 boxes)
Language of Materials
Stage and motion picture scripts, screenplays, synopses, treatments, and music and lyrics, most with a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender theme or possibly by a lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender person.
The documents are arranged alphabetically by author, then alphabetically by title. Works by anonymous or unknown authors and works whose titles are unknown are listed at the end of the collection.
This collection was assembled from scripts removed from various other collections acquired by ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives and its predecessors prior to 2006.
Processed by Michael C. Oliveira, with assistance from Jim D. Deaton and Sócrates Silva, February 2008. An additional 6 linear feet was added to the collection and processed by Michael Oliveira, May 2013.
Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).
- Inventory of the gay and lesbian drama scripts collection
- Michael C. Oliveira
- © 2008, 2014
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in: English
- Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.