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Douglas Conrad Eastern and Central European LGBT interviews and supporting materials

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1907
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of interviews and footage of events documenting lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) life in Eastern and Central Europe from the 1992 to 2009. Interviews from the Shades of Red & Pink archives, Douglas' collective title for the project, and a small amount of printed material from the countries documented are included. Germany, Hungary, and Russia are particularly well documented.
Language of Materials
The papers are in English, Croatian, Czech, French, German, Hungarian, Polish, and Russian.
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.

Original audiovisual materials, as well as preservation and duplicating masters, may not be played. Researchers must consult use copies, or if none exist must pay for a use copy, which is retained by the repository. Researchers wishing to obtain an additional copy for their personal use should consult Copying Services information on the Manuscripts and Archives web site.

Original computer files may not be accessed due to their fragility. Researchers must consult access copies.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright is retained by the creator of this collection for materials they have authored or otherwise produced. After the lifetime of the creator, copyright passes to Yale University. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Douglas Conrad, 2008.
Arrangement
The papers are arranged in two sections: Interviews and Location Footage and Supporting Materials, and alphabetically by country therein.
Dates
1992-2009
Extent
12.5 Linear Feet (197 boxes )
1 DVD-Rs (571.53 megabytes)
Related Names
Douglas, Conrad, 1958-
Language of Materials
Multiple languages