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What?
Bishopsgate Library Tour: LGBT Collections

When?

6:30pm

Where?

Bishopsgate Institute, 230 Bishopsgate, London, EC2M 4QH

Why?

Bishopsgate Institute has been offering free public access to its library since 1895. Their evening tours of the refurbished Grade II* listed Library provide an opportunity to find out more about its unique and fascinating history.

This tour will look at the variety of collections held in Bishopsgate Library relating to LGBT history, politics and culture. These include the Lesbian and Gay Newsmedia Archive (LAGNA), archive collections of organisations such as Stonewall and Outrage, material relating to the Terrence Higgins Trust, Achilles Heel magazine and QX magazine.

The tour will be led by Stefan Dickers, Bishopsgate Institute’s Library and Archives Manager.

Free admission
Advance booking recommended
*A postage fee of £1 applies for sending out tickets booked online or over the telephone.

For more information, visit:
http://www.bishopsgate.org.uk/event/591/Bishopsgate-Library-Tour-LGBT-Collections?&Keyword=&TypeID

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