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Andrew Land papers, 1988-2018

Emory University

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322



Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/tv0kw

Collection Stored Off-Site

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Land, Andrew.
Title: Andrew Land papers, 1988-2018
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 1478
Extent: 9 linear feet (9 boxes)
Abstract:Papers of Atlanta realtor and activist Andrew Land documenting his work with the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), including alphabetical files, HRC reports, and clippings related to LGBTQ topics.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Collection stored off-site. Researchers must contact the Rose Library in advance to access this collection.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.


Gift of Andrew Land, 2018.

Custodial History

The collection was packed and moved from Land’s Atlanta home by Curator of Modern Political and Historical Collections, Randy Gue, in November of 2018.


[after identification of item(s)], Andrew Land papers, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Appraisal Note

Acquired by Curator of Modern Political and Historical Collections, Randy Gue, as part of the Rose Library’s holdings in LGBTQ history and culture. Gue acquired the collection specifically to document Land’s involvement in the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), and material not related to the HRC or LGBTQ activism in Atlanta was not selected for acquisition by the Rose Library. All material that formed the original gift has been retained.


Arranged and described at the collection level by Carrie Hintz, July, 2019.

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Collection Description

Biographical Note

Andrew Land is an Atlanta (Georgia) based realtor and LGBTQ activist. He holds degrees in business management and history from Clemson University (Clemson, South Carolina). Land has held leadership positions in the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) since the early 2000s, including chairing the Annual Dinner and Silent Auction Committee, serving on the HRC Atlanta Steering Committee, and serving on the Board of Governors for the national organization. He lives in Atlanta with his husband and dog.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of files relating to Land’s involvement in the leadership of the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), including correspondence, marketing material, HRC reports, clippings, and alphabetical files. Alphabetical files are related to HRC activities, both Atlanta and national, and may document fundraising activities, events and programs, or notable national news about issues facing LGBTQ individuals. A typical file includes printed email correspondence, memos, event records, clippings, and publicity or marketing material.

Arrangement Note

Arranged by record type.

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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 - Human Rights Campaign alphabetical files, 2012-2015
2 - Human Rights Campaign alphabetical files, 2012-2017
3 - Human Rights Campaign alphabetical files, 1988-2018
4 - Human Rights Campaign alphabetical files and clippings, 2010-2015
5 - Human Rights Campaign alphabetical files, 2010-2014
6 - Human Rights Campaign correspondence and reports, 2012-2015
7 - Human Rights Campaign correspondence, reports, and clippings, 2012-2015
8 - Human Rights Campaign fundraising dinner and silent auction, 2004-2011
9 - Human Rights Campaign reports, 1999-2012