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Gender identity

 Subject
Subject Source: Homosaurus
Scope Note: A person’s experience of having a particular gender, which may or may not correspond with the sex they were assigned at birth

Found in 40 Collections and/or Records:

Gay Times, Aug 1998

 Item
Identifier: GD61/11/2/2/144
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: Aug 1998

Incoming Correspondence, 31 Dec 1978 - 14 Apr 1981

 File
Identifier: GD61/4/3/2
Scope and Contents Correspondence sent and received by the Scottish Homosexual Rights Group (SHRG) including complaints made against a member, letters relating to the Gay Centre’s bookshop, the use of the Centre for a “TV/TS” group, registration for GayFest, arrangements for a Christmas hypermarket, and resignation letters from members.TV is an abbreviated form of the historical term transvestite used to describe individuals who wear clothes associated with a gender other than their gender assigned...
Dates: 31 Dec 1978 - 14 Apr 1981

LGBT Equality Conference, Oct 1998

 piece
Identifier: GD61/11/2/2/187/2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: Oct 1998

[Loose leaflets and promotional material], 2000s

 File
Identifier: GD61/5/2/8
Scope and Contents

Leaflets relating to issues such as physical and sexual abuse or assault, sexual health, safer sex, and civil partnership.

Promotional material for LGBT organisations including Lothian Gay and Lesbian Switchboard (LGLS), LGBT Health and Wellbeing, and the West Lothian Transgender Support Group.

Dates: 2000s

Minutes of the EGS Trust Team Meeting, 21 Nov 1990

 Item
Identifier: GD61/1/1/4/60
Scope and Contents Topics discussed include: membership questions; a new advertising officer; the new information system; Forth Friend; feedback on a Lesbian Line social event; job descriptions; Icebreakers; discussion of cards; training report; Stonewall Youth Group; and an update on the 'TV/TS' Group (TV is an abbreviated form of the historical term transvestite used to describe individuals who wear clothes associated with a gender other than their gender assigned at birth, and TS refers to an abbreviated...
Dates: 21 Nov 1990

Minutes of the EGS Trust Team Meeting, 19 Dec 1990

 Item
Identifier: GD61/1/1/4/62
Scope and Contents Topics discussed include: affiliation with the Scottish Homosexual Rights Group (SHRG); minimum phone duty commitment required of members; new call card design; the Welcome Group; Icebreakers; discussion of cards; training report; mentors group; fundraising officer; and an update on the 'TV/TS' Group (TV is an abbreviated form of the historical term transvestite used to describe individuals who wear clothes associated with a gender other than their gender assigned at birth, and TS refers to...
Dates: 19 Dec 1990

Minutes of the EGS Trust Team Meeting, 23 Jan 1991

 Item
Identifier: GD61/1/1/4/64
Scope and Contents Topics discussed include: affiliation with the Scottish Homosexual Rights Group (SHRG); the Welcome Group; Icebreakers; request for a talk at EULAGS and LAGS on older lesbians and gay men in Scotland; a request for speakers on the subject of gay community/disunity at the University of Edinburgh's Nightline; room occupied by Scottish AIDS Monitor (SAM); advertising report; fundraising officer; membership questions; the Annual Conference; a discussion of cards; a training report; mentor...
Dates: 23 Jan 1991

Minutes of the EGS Trust Team Meeting, 20 Feb 1991

 Item
Identifier: GD61/1/1/4/66
Scope and Contents Topics discussed include: affiliation with the Scottish Homosexual Rights Group (SHRG); an update on the Scottish 'TV/TS' group; the Welcome Group; Icebreakers; decoration of the Befriending Room; advertising report; an update on the register of interests; election of a new fundraising officer; the Annual Conference; leave of absence requests; discussion of cards; training report; mentor groups; a radio programme about 'transvestism'; Body Positive and Frontliners; International Women's Day;...
Dates: 20 Feb 1991

Minutes of the SHRG Edinburgh Branch Policy Meeting, 5 Feb 1981

 Item
Identifier: GD61/1/3/15
Scope and Contents Topics discussed include: delay of reports due to upcoming Annual General Meeting (AGM); an update on the development of the premises; and a report on the 'TV/TS' group. Note: TV is an abbreviated form of the historical term transvestite used to describe individuals who wear clothes associated with a gender other than their gender assigned at birth, and TS is an abbreviated form of the term transsexual used to describe individuals whose gender identity is different from their assigned sex at...
Dates: 5 Feb 1981

Minutes of the SHRG National Executive Committee Meeting, 7 Feb 1981

 Item
Identifier: GD61/1/3/16
Scope and Contents Topics discussed include: an update from the Befriending Co-ordinator who discussed a need for intercommunication between Switchboards; a Treasurer's report which provided a budget overview; employment and trade unions; publications and propaganda; an update from the Pastoral Sub-Committee; planning for a Gay Festival; advertising; branch reports from Central Scotland, Dundee, Edinburgh, Fife, Glasgow and Paisley; and premises management including the use of a room for the 'TV/TS' group. ...
Dates: 7 Feb 1981