Collection Info

Birchard, Roy

Span Dates: 1961-1998

Volume: 19 linear ft.

Description

The Roy Birchard: Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches (UFMCC) Collection consists of the working files, personal papers, correspondence, news clippings, periodicals, photographs, audiotapes, videotapes and other materials of this UFMCC minister. Correspondents include Franklin Woo, Freda Smith, Howard Wells, Crayne Kam, and Johnny Yeh.

Hist/Bio Note

See his biography in the Profiles Gallery at the following address:
http://www.lgbtran.org/Profile.aspx?ID=163

Finding Aid

A finding aid is available online at the Online Archive of California.
http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt796nc9kv/

Location

The collection is held at the Graduate Theological Library (Berkeley, CA).
http://gtu.edu/library/special-collections

Index Terms

Birchard, RoyUniversal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community ChurchesClergy -- Political ActivityHomosexuality -- History -- 20th centuryHomosexuality -- Religious aspects -- ChristianityChurch work with gays -- Asians -- United States