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Research Guides

HIST/WGST 476 Sex and Sexuality in History-Prof. James Rosenheim (Fall 2016)


Cushing Collections

Inventoried and/or Processed Collections with Finding Guides

Don Kelly Research Collection on Gay History and Culture-an 12000+ collection of books, serials, manuscripts, and posters that document the LGBTQ community nationally and internationally. The collection is housed in Cushing Memorial Library & Archives, but you can access the Kelly collection via, an open source website.

Kevin Bailey Collection, 1976-1990-TAMU Gay Student Services Organization and the campus attitudes toward the LGBT community.

Tom and Tom Collection, 1972-1990-GLBT community at Texas A&M University, in the Brazos Valley, and the US.

Samuel Delany-celebrated science fiction writer.

Media Fanzine Collection-fan-produced publications that document fan groups for movies, televisions, and science fiction and fantasy.

Unprocessed or only inventories available

Harriette Andreadis Women's Studies Research Collection and Personal Archive-TAMU retired Professor and founder of Women's Studies-papers include her research, the early history of Women's and Gender Studies, and extensive book collection.

Antonio La Pastina and Dale Rice Collection-TAMU Professor in Communications-collection includes books, serials, postcards, media and other ephemera related to LGBTQ communities both nationally and internationally.

Mark Sieling and John Algor Collections-well-known bibliophile/collector and scholar of LGBTQ resources. The collection contains unique and rare books, some with unusual casings, art books, albums, and writings. 

Honorable Judge Phyllis Frye Collection-former TAMU student, her papers document transgender journals and her personal papers, research materials, documentation on the founding of the International Conference on Transgender Law and Employment Policy.