Collection Info

Riordan, Michael

Span Dates: 1988-1989

Volume: 107 audiocassettes

Description

The Michael Riordan Fonds (a collection is called "fonds" in Canada) consists of 107 audio cassettes that record the interviews done by Riordan for his book, The First Stone: Homosexuality and the United Church.

Hist/Bio Note

In 1925, the Methodist, Presbyterian, and Congregational Churches in Canada joined to form the United Church of Canada. More information about Michael Riordan's book The First Stone: Homosexuality and the United Church can be found by contacting the United Church of Canada Archives.

Finding Aid

The collection is open to researchers, with restrictions on dupication or broadcast of the tapes. A finding aid is available in the Victoria University Archives in Toronto.

Location

The collection is housed in the United Church of Canada Archives at Victoria University in Toronto.
http://vicu.utoronto.ca/archives/academic.html

Index Terms

Riordan, MichaelPresbyterianUnited Church of CanadaCanadaCongregational ChurchMethodistGays -- Religious LifeLesbianism -- Religious aspectsLesbians -- Religious lifeHomosexuality -- Religious aspects -- Christianity