Collection Info

Cahill, Martin

Span Dates: 1985-1995

Volume: 2 folders

Description

Martin Cahill donated two collections, his personal papers and records pertaining to Ascent [Wellington], the LGBT Catholic organization in New Zealand. The collection of personal papers [#117] contains ephemera of conferences, church services and gay Christian group newsletters. The collection of materials pertaining to Ascent, includes newsletters, circulars, press releases, and submissions.

Hist/Bio Note

Martin Cahill was an active member of Ascent in Welllington and the Homosexual Law Reform Campaign.

Finding Aid

A finding aid is not available. A brief description of the Ascent collection can be seen by scrolling to #480 at the following web address. For Cahill's personal collection, follow the links to Martin Cahill, collection #117.
http://www.laganz.org.nz/mspapers/450-499.html

Location

The collection is located at the Lesbian and Gay Archives of New Zealand (LAGANZ), housed at the Alexander Turnbull Library of the National Library of New Zealand, Wellington, New Zealand. For more information about the collection, contact the archives staff. Contact information can be found at the following web address.
http://www.laganz.org.nz/

Index Terms

CatholicGays -- Religious LifeLesbianism -- Religious aspectsLesbians -- Religious lifeNew ZealandGays -- New Zealand -- History -- 20th Century -- SourcesHomosexuality -- Religious aspects -- New ZealandCahill, Martin