Collection Info


Span Dates: 1980-2000

Volume: 15 cubic ft.


The Nomenus Collection contains minutes, correspondence, financial records, essays, periodicals, scrapbooks, and photographs, primarily from the Wolf Creek center in Oregon.

Hist/Bio Note

Nomenus began in 1984 as a sanctuary and place of spiritual renewal for Radical Faeries. More historical information is available on its website.

Finding Aid

A finding aid will be available by the end of 2005, the estimated date at which the collection will be processed and available for research.


The collection is held at the Hormel Gay and Lesbian Center of the San Francisco Public Library.

Index Terms

Neo-PaganRadical FaeriesNomenusHay, HarryCaliforniaOregonGay spiritualityGay liberation movement -- Religious aspectsGays -- Religious LifeGays -- United States -- History -- 20th Century -- SourcesHomosexuality -- History -- 20th century