Title:

Ken Allen papers

Identifier:

BMRC.GERHART.ALLEN.SURVEY

Repository:

Gerber/Hart Library and Archives

Extent:

11.0 Linear feet

Dates:

1985-2002

Name:

Allen, Ken, d.1995

Biographical note

Ken Allen was a long-time member of Men of All Colors Together (MACT), the Chicago chapter of the National Association of Black and White Men Together (NABWMT), a gay, multiracial, multicultural organization committed to overcoming racism, sexism, homophobia, HIV/AIDS discrimination and other inequities through educational, political, and social activities.

Scope and Contents note

The collection consists of personal papers, photographs, videotapes, floppy disks, posters, memorabilia, and awards that document Ken Allen's involvement in Men of All Colors Together and its national parent organization, the National Association of Black and White Men Together. A few items post-date Allen's death in the early 2000s.

Processing Information note

This collection was surveyed as part of the Black Metropolis Research Consortium's Survey Initiative on 2011 November 22 by Andrew Steadham.

Subjects

INVENTORY