Collection Info

Hansen, Ed

Span Dates: 1965-1966

Volume: 1 folder

Description

The Ed Hansen Papers include photocopies of his original papers: clippings, a report, the text of a sermon, and most importantly, numerous letters he wrote to friends and family about his experiences and his reflections on these activities while he interned at the Glide Foundation, an arm of Glide Memorial Church.

Hist/Bio Note

Hansen lived in San Francisco for one year (1965-66) during an internship with the Adult Youth Project at Glide Foundation, an arm of Glide Memorial Church. During this period he worked with youth in the Tenderloin, including many young gay, lesbian and transgender teens and young adults.

Finding Aid

A brief description of the collection is available at the following web address, and a complete finding aid is available at the archives of the GLBT Historical Society of Northern California.
http://www.glbthistory.org/archives/catalogs/collections_list.lasso

Location

The collection is held in the archives of the GLBT Historical Society of Northern California (San Francisco, CA).
http://www.glbthistory.org/archives/

Index Terms

Hansen, EdUnited Methodist Church (U.S.)CaliforniaGays -- Religious LifeGays -- United States -- History -- 20th Century -- SourcesHomosexuality -- History -- 20th centuryHomosexuality -- Religious aspects -- Christianity