501-c-3 organization that
was formed in Houston, Texas, by a group of concerned activists
so that our collective histories could be
saved - as well as be available for educational uses - through the
utilization of a museum or similar venue.
Although we have had to close the museum space, our archives are still available by appointment.
Appointments can be made for access to parts of the archives through Judy by calling 832-722-5785.
Additionally, we do have a few satellite exhibits throughout the city and arrangements can be made for
temporary ones for special functions.
The Gulf Coast Archive and Museum of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual &
Transgender History, Inc. is a |
Our meetings are held the first Tuesday of each month at the warehouse, 6019 South Loop East (77033) at 7:15 p.m. Visitors are welcome.Mission Statement
Gulf Coast Archive and Museum of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender History, Inc. was created to collect, preserve and provide access to historical items from the GLBT community in the gulf coast area of Texas. The archive shall encourage education of and research by anyone (regardless of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age or religion), interested in learning about any aspects of the GLBT community. The museum shall sponsor meetings for the dissemination of information and display of collected materials. Montrose Voice Online!
Through a partnership with the University of Houston, the first batch of the Montrose Voice is now available online at their website: http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/montrose. We are excited to be a part of this project and look forward to more and exciting things in our electronic future!
You Can Help!
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We are looking for people/groups who are interested in donating/loaning their collections to GCAM. Please let us know what you may have!
Hamburger Mary'sWho: GCAM!
What: Fundraiser and fun!
Where: Hamburger Mary's - 2409 Grant St, Houston, TX 77006-2813
When: Tuesday, June 5th, 7pm
Why: Raise some money for GCAM!
Bring everyone - invite everyone - the more people the more fun we will all have!
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