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 Additionally, we do have a few satellite exhibits throughout the city and arrangements can be made for temporary ones for special functions. Visitors are welcome. GCAM is a large collection of artifacts and stories, from the 's to the present, focusing on the Texas Gulf Coast area. GCAM will continue to tell the stories of the triumphs and struggles of this community for future generations.
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University A to Z Departments. Studying Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender history can be difficult. Even the very words we use today to describe lesbian and gay people only appeared for the first time in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and many historians would argue that the concept of homosexuality, as a separate identity, dates no earlier than the s. This page aims to help begin to uncover some of this hidden history, particularly within the records held at the Borthwick.
Please note: The current opening and closing hours and special hygiene rules for the Covid are available on this website. Founded in , it has displayed the treasures in its collection in temporary special exhibitions ever since. Find out about the life of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf, gay icon and transvestite in former East Germany. In the main exhibition space, you can see photos, videos, postcards, letters and items of clothing.