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Toledo Area Gay and Lesbian Affiliation (TAGALA) Newsletters

Identifier: MSS-288

Scope and Contents

The TAGALA collection consists of paper newsletters dating from October 2014 to December 2018. In addition, high resolution PDF copies of issues from 1983 to 2014 are stored on 3 CD-R discs.


  • 1983-2019

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials may be accessed by request at the Ward M. Canaday Center for Special Collections on the fifth floor of the William S. Carlson Library on the main campus of the University of Toledo. Materials do not circulate.

Conditions Governing Use

In most cases, the Canaday Center does not own the copyright and literary rights to items in its collections; it is the responsibility of the researcher to adhere to U.S. Copyright and Fair Use laws, including seeking permission from the copyright holder and payment of any royalty fees, in the reproduction and use of archival materials.

Providing copies or scans does not constitute a license to publish or reproduce images in print or electronic form.

Biographical / Historical

TAGALA, or the Toledo Area Gay and Lesbian Affiliation, is a newsletter that started in 1983 as a compilation of existing area LGBTQ newsletters, including the Personal Rights Organization of Toledo's "PROgram", Lavender Triangle's "Womyn's Vineline", and Dignity Toledo's newsletter. The newsletter continues to be published today and reaches out to the broader gay and lesbian community of Toledo and Northwest Ohio.


0.25 Linear Feet (1 half Hollinger or slim letter document case) ; 12.25 W x 10.25 H x 2.5 D

Language of Materials


Toledo Area Gay and Lesbian Affiliation (TAGALA) Newsletters, 1981-2019
Sara Mouch
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Repository Details

Part of the Ward M. Canaday Center for Special Collections Repository

2801 West Bancroft Street
William S. Carlson Library, Fifth Floor
Toledo Ohio 43606 United States