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Daniel Hinkley Papers (MS-00525)

Abstract

The Daniel Hinkley papers are comprised of material documenting Hinkley's work on behalf of the gay community in Las Vegas, Nevada between the years of 1991 to 2016. It includes Hinkley's files on the Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada, the campaign against Question 2, and various subjects related to the gay community in Las Vegas.

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Date
1991-2016
Extent
3.04 Cubic Feet (5 boxes, 1 flat file)
4.26 Linear Feet
Resource Type
Papers
Related People/Corporations
Access Note

Collection is open for research.

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Scope and Contents Note

The Daniel Hinkley Papers are comprised of material documenting Hinkley's work on behalf of the gay community in Las Vegas, Nevada between the years of 1991 to 2016. It includes Hinkley's files on the Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada, the campaign against Question 2, and various subjects related to the gay community in Las Vegas. The papers include Assembly Bill 496, news clippings, agendas, publications, meeting minutes and ephemera.

Biographical / Historical Note

As an advocate for the gay community in Nevada, Daniel Hinkley has been involved with ACT-UP!– Nevada, served as executive director of the Gay and Lesbian Community Center in Las Vegas, and in 2001 founded the Stonewall Democrats of Southern Nevada. Hinkley was also involved in the fight to repeal Nevada’s sodomy law in 1993, and, between 2000 and 2002, he was involved with the gay community’s unsuccessful fight against Question 2, which amended Nevada's constitution to prevent same-sex marriage.

Arrangement

Materials remain in original order.

Related Collections

Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada Records, 1994-2002. MS-00526. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.

Equal Rights Nevada Collection, 1999-2002. MS-00607. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.

Las Vegas Bugle Collection on Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual History, 1984-2002. MS-00475. Special Collection and Archivess, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.

Las Vegas Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Collection, 1955-1997. MS-00251. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.

Preferred Citation

Daniel Hinkley Papers, 1991-2016. MS-00525. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.

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US::NvLN::MS00525
Acquisition Note

Materials were donated by Daniel Hinkley in 2007 and 2017; accession numbers 2007-005, 2017-158.

Processing Note

Material was processed by Dennis McBride in 2007. In 2014, as part of a legacy finding aid conversion project, Kayla McDuffie revised and enhanced the collection description to bring it into compliance with current professional standards. Subsequently Kayla McDuffie entered the data into ArchivesSpace. In 2019 Tammi Kim updated the finding aid to include the 2017 addition.

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