GLOBES (Gay, Lesbian or Bisexual Employees and Supporters) records

GLOBES (Gay, Lesbian or Bisexual Employees and Supporters) records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: University of Georgia Archives
Creator: University of Georgia. Institutional Diversity.
Title: GLOBES (Gay, Lesbian or Bisexual Employees and Supporters) records
Dates: 1990s-2014
Quantity: 38.0 Linear feet (13 boxes)
Coll. Number: UA12-022

Biographical/Historical Note

GLOBES (Gay, Lesbian or Bisexual Employees and Supporters) is a diverse organization of faculty, staff, graduate students and administrators whose mission is to advocate for, develop and nurture UGA's LGBTQ next hit (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer) communities. According to their website the organization "strives to educate, to improve campus climate, and to foster progressive change as we visibly work for social justice, equity and previous hitLGBTQ next hit rights at UGA and beyond."

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a variety of materials dating from the early 1990s to 2014. GLOBES materials include advertisements for Family and friends, correspondence, mixed media, photographs, posters and banners plus ephemera such as beads and ribbons. Boxes 8-12 are from Annette Hatton's collection and include materials that document the history of GLOBES. There are also numerous documents tracing that struggle for Domestic Partner Benefits at UGA along with assorted t-shirts from sponsored events.


The collection is organized into 7 series: Friends and Family, Audiovisual, Photographs, Posters, Pride March ephemera, General, and T-shirts.

Index Terms

Hatton, Annette
Sexual minorities in higher education.
University of Georgia. Domestic Partner Benefits.
University of Georgia. GLOBES.

General Notes

RG 6-16

Administrative Information

Preferred citation note

GLOBES material, UA12-022, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Conditions governing access note

Though this collection is open for research, the audiovisual recordings are in their original format and do not have copies available for public use. One can make a request for a public use copy but the ability to convert an item is dependent upon the format and condition of the recording.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. Friends and family publicity and organizational materials, 1990s-2006

11 Friends and family decals, advertisers (original)
2 Friends and family finished ads, 1997-2002
3 Friends and family guides, 1999-2000
1022 Friends and family, 1996-1999
23 Friends and family, 1999-2002
24 Friends and family [includes emails to potential advertisers], 2002-2005
25 Friends and family, 2005-2013
132 Friends and family, 2012-2014
14-5 Friends and family advertisers
6 Friends and family hard copies, 2001-2002
7 Friends and family GLOBES ad, 2002-2003
8 Friends and family finished ads, 2003
9-10 Friends and family Bel-Jeans, 2003-2004
11 Friends and family advertisements, 2004-2005
12 Friends and family ads/ad copy and master list, 2005-2006
13 Friends and family ads (done), 2006
14GLOBES meetings note/minutes, 1995-2000
15Communication: e-mails, letters, faxes, etc., 1995-2002
16Organizational documentation, 1990s-2000s
17Flyers, brochures, surveys, etc., 1990s-2000s
18Information on programs and publicity: flyers, t-shirt design proofs, cartoons, papers fans, etc., 1990s-2000s
19Newsclippings, newsletters and articles, 1990s-2000s
20GLOBES working file [correspondence], 1994-1995
21GLOBES working file [correspondence, 1996
22GLOBES Rainbow UGA, 1995-1997
23GLOBES beyond tolerance, 1996-1997
24Organizational Documents, 2000's-2010's
25Talking Points, 2003-2004
26Friends and Family, 2005-2015

2. Audiovisual materials, 1990s-2000s

2WNGC/WGAU Gays [cassette tape], 1999 September 17
WNGC/WGAU GLOBES [cassette tape], 1999 March 18
[Two cassette tapes (unlabeled)]
Laramie Project interviews Tate Plaza George Contini [VHS], 2002
"Your Mom's a Lesbian, here's your lunch, have a good day at school" [VHS]
"Maybe we're talking about a different God: Homosexuality and the Church" [VHS]
Daniel Helminiak "What the Bible really says about Homosexuality" 4th GLOBES lecture [VHS], 1997 April 29
4th GLOBES Lecture: Daniel Helminiak [2 VHS], 1997 April 29
"White disabled talent" Greg Walloch [VHS]

3. Photographs, 1990s-2000s

31Main UGA Library GLBT History-lobby display, 1997 October
2Lesbian cartoonist Alison Bechdel-talk and reception, 1998 April 23
3GLBOES Atlanta Pride Parade, 1990s-2000s
4Athens Pride Picnic, 1990s-2000s
5Receptions, 1990s-2000s
6DAWGS against "ONE" sponsored by LAMBDA, 2000s
7LAMBDA graduation ceremony, 2000s
8Photographs, 2000
9Photographs, 2001
10NCOD Dance, 2003
11LAMBDA Alliance National Coming Out Day, Pride, NCOD dance and picnic, 2003
12Photographs, 2003
13Photographs, 2004
14Photographs, 2005
15[Index prints for photograph rolls], 2005
16Photographic negatives

4. Posters, 1990s-2000s

41"Famous Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual people" poster [two oversized posters], 1990s
2[Key for "Famous Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual people" poster], 1990s
3"Shared rights, shared responsibilities: World AIDS Day" [poster], 1995 December 1
4"ASTRAEA: National Lesbian Action Foundation" poster, 1990s
5"Vote NO on the Marriage Amendment" poster, 2004
6Athens Pride sponsor list (two oversized posters), 2011
12Zim's Breakfast Club-oversized poster

5. Pride March ephemera, 1990s-2000s

5"March on Washington" [2 flags], 1993 April 25
"Atlanta Pride Celebration" banner [Gail Cowie, Annette Hatton and Nancy MacNair-Honorary Marshalls] [2 banners], 2005
6Ephemera [magnets, beads, plastic dog bones and ribbons], 1990s-2000s
7"Athens LSG Pride: previous hitLGBSU next hit, GLOBES, RAINBOW UGA, LGPA, ACNG" [large rolled banner]

6. General, 1990s-2000s

81[Flyers, reports, events, minutes and correspondence previous hitLGB next hit staff, faculty, grad students and allies], 1993-1994
2[Workshops, lectures and events], 1994
3Letterhead [and logos]
4[Information], 1990s
5-6[News clippings, flyers, reports, minutes, lectures, events and correspondence], 1995
7[News clippings, flyers, newsletters, lectures, events, agendas and correspondence], 1996
8Registration, 1997-1999
9Materials [notes, flyers, news clippings, press releases, poster, itineraries and correspondence], 1990s-2000s
10Student registration, 2000-2004
11Registration [student organization forms], 2005
12Correspondence, 1997-1998
13Notes, 1997-1999
14Bylaws, 1998
15Members [articles, proclamation and correspondence], 1997-1998
16Alumni, 1998
17-19[Contents of binder: media directory, press forms, press announcements, Tran Panel and Community Athens], 1999-2004
20Notes [various activities and committees], 2002-2005
21Survey results, 2006 March
22Benefits [Domestic Benefits-peer institutions/aspirational instititions], 2002-2005
23Domestic Partner Benefits, 1997-1998
24-25UGA Adminstration, 1998-2004
26Discussions with UGA Adminstration, 1999-2000
27University System of Georgia: Statewide D.P. Benefits-organizing, 2001
28-29Domestic Partner Benefits, 2002
30 Southern Voice "UGA embraces Domestic Partner Benefits", 2002 September 27
31Domestic Partner Benefits, 2002-2005
32Document A-MWF [contents of binders-adding sexual orientation to tne Non-Discrimination Policy-correspondence and notes, 2005-2006
33GLOBES Steering Committee [Domestic Partner Benefits], 2005-2006
33Athens Pride March
91Soft benefits [Domestic Partner Benefits], 2006
2UGA implementation of "soft" benefits and S.O. [Sexual Orientation] Non-Discrimination Policy, 2006 April
3GLOBES Steering Committee agenda, 2007 December 16-2008 January 15
4Room reservations [Campus Reservation Office], 1999-2006
5Tate Student Center display case reservations, 2002-2004
6Speakers, 1990s-2000s
7Speakers possibilities, 1997-1998
8Co-sponsorships [Andrea Carson Coley Lecture in Women's Studies], 1998 April 3
9Pat Griffin GLOBES speaker, 2002-2006
10Lake Herrick Pavilion registration, 2000-2005
11[GLOBES 2nd Annual Reception-notes for speech]
12-13Fall Reception, 1996-2000
14Founders Memorial Garden registration [GLBOES Annual Fall Reception], 2000-2005
15Fall reception, 2000-2001
16Fall reception, 2004-2007
17T-shirts [includes ordering information], 1998-1999
18Flyers, 1990s-2000s
19 That time of the month [newsletter], 2002 November-2003 March
20GLOBES [calendar of events], 1998
22-25Correspondence, forms and news clippings, 1995-2010
26Old receipts-misc., 1990s-2000s
27-28Office of Institutional Diversity Design Team, 2001-2002
29Annette Hatton-Strategic Planning Committee-Office of Institutional Diversity, 2002-2003
101Office of Institutional Diversity (OID) [Assistant Director for GLBT concerns], 2003-2004
2[News clippings and notes previous hitLGBT next hit Community]
3The State of the UGA previous hitLGBT next hit Community, 2003 December
4GLBT information, 1997-1998
5previous hitLGBTQ next hit Campus Climate Survey2001 summer
6previous hitLGBT next hit UGA Alumni Group2003
7Resource Office anniversary [Lambda Alliance], 2003
8previous hitLGBT next hit Resource Center Strategic Plan2006-2010
9Lambda Alliance flyers [also includes other previous hitLGBTRC next hit materials], pre 2005
10Lambda Alliance Executive Board meeting [minutes], 2005 November 2-16-2006 January 30
11previous hitLGBT history at UGA [Also includes correspondence to Louise McBee]1971-2006
12[News clippings], 2000s
13[Folders with handwritten notes]
14Youth group [volunteer application]
15-16Safe Space UGA, 2002
17Safe Space Executive Board meeting [minutes], 2003
18Safe Space Executive board meeting [minutes], 2004
19Safe Space Executive meeting [minutes], 2005
20Safe Space Facilitator meeting [minutes], 2006 January 25
21Misc. [flyers, newletters, research, Safe Space information at other universities, correspondence, articles and news clippings], 1990s-2000s
26[College of Education's Multicultural Task Force-staff newsletter controversy], 1998 February-March
27Social Justice Committee, 2005-2006
28Internalized Homophobia workshop, 1998
29Media images-meeting handouts
30 Flagppole "Gay Athens and Gay issue on the job", 1998 August 5
31Web page [correspondence(AthensQueer Page. html], 1997 June 23
32 The Washington blade [photocopied article "Rare, fatal pneumonia hits Gay men: may be related to sexually transmitted virus"], 1981 July 10
34 Southern voice newspaper, 2002 September 27 and 2005 April 29 1995
35Matthew Shepard
36[African American women and Gays], 2000s
36[African Americans, women and Gays], 2000s
37Fund raising [The Atlanta Pride Committee, Inc], 1998 August
38Athens Pride [correspondence, application and flyers], 1990s-2000s
39Atlanta Pride Parade registration, 2001-2002
40Athens-Clarke County Pride-Pride [proclamation signed by Jeidi Davison], 2006 April 28
41[Atlanta Pride photographs]
42[Our Hope Metropolitan community Church-correspondence and flyer], 1999
43Domestic Partner Benefits, 2001
44Correspondence, notes and news clippings, 1990s-2000s
131Assorted materials related to 20th anniversary exhibit, 2014 September
Assorted matted materials used in 20th anniversary exhibit, 2014 September

7. T-shirts, 1994-2008

11UGA GLOBES, 1994-2004
Athens Pride, 1998
Athens Pride, 1999
Athens Pride, 2000
12Athens Pride, 2001
Athens Pride, 2001
Athens Pride, 2002
Athens Pride, 2002
Athens Pride, 2003
Athens Pride, 2007
Athens Pride, 2008