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LGBTQ Studies

Guide to primary and secondary resources relating to Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender issues.

Archives & Special Collections

More about VC's Archives and Special Collections

List of LGBTQ Collections

List of Subject Files

  • Folder 6.27A V. C. Bisexual, Gay and Lesbian Alliance (BiGALA)
  • Folder 16.30 V. C. Gay People Alliance
  • Folder 18.21 V. C. Lesbian and Gay Alumnae/i of Vassar College (LAGA - VC)
  • Folder 21.71 V. C. President's Task Force on Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Concerns
  • Folder 25.3 V. C. Task Force on the Quality of Life for Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Members of the Vassar Community

See also: our guide to sources on smashing.

Personal Narratives

Contemporary articles regarding Vassar and LGBTQ issues

Vassar College Digital Newspaper Archives:

Gaynor, Janie. "Men of Vassar," Esquire 82.3 (September 1974).  [available at VCL in print]

Millett, Kate.  "Libbies, Smithies, Vassarites," Change, 2:5 (Sep-Oct 1970).  [via JSTOR]