Justin Armintrout papers, 1997-2000  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Armintrout, Justin, b. 1975
Title
Justin Armintrout papers
Dates
1997-2000 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.5 l.f.
Collection Number
Mss 707
Summary
This collection includes a small amount of correpondence, flyers and newsclippings relevant to the gay and lesbian community in Missoula, Montana. Also included are issues of OutSpoken, A Voice for the Gay Men and Women of Missoula, a periodical co-founded by Justin Armintrout and Greg Kastl and later co-published by Justin Armintrout and Cat Carrel.
Repository
University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Archives and Special Collections
Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library
University of Montana
32 Campus Dr. #9936
59812-9936
Missoula, MT
Telephone: 406-243-2053
Fax: 406-243-4067
library.archives@umontana.edu
Access Restrictions

Researchers must use collection in accordance with the policies of Archives and Special Collections, the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, and The University of Montana-Missoula.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Justin Armintrout was born in 1975 and graduated from Monte Vista High School in Watsonville, California in 1994. He received a B.A. in Communication Studies with an emphasis in organizational communications from The University of Montana-Missoula.

In addition to co-founding the first gay and lesbian newspaper in Montana, Armintrout worked with the Human Rights Campaign and the Western Montana Gay and Lesbian Community Center. He was a member of the Missoula Organization of Home Realtors and a volunteer member of the Missoula City-County Health Department’s HIV Advisory Committee and Montana Gay Men’s Task Force for HIV/AIDS. He ran for the Missoula City Council in 2007.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This collection includes issues from 1997-2000 of OutSpoken, A Voice for the Gay Men and Women of Missoula, a periodical first co-founded and published by Justin Armintrout and Greg Kastl in 1997 and, beginning in April 1998, co-published by Justin Armintrout and Cat Carrel. The collection also includes correpondence from Kastl to Armintrout, flyers, programs, a poster, OutSpoken t-shirts, and newsclippings relevant to the gay and lesbian community in Missoula, Montana.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. and any other applicable statutes.

Preferred Citation

[Name of document or photograph number], Justin Armintrout Papers, Archives and Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, The University of Montana-Missoula.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Custodial History

Held by Justin Armintrout until donation.

Acquisition Information

Donated to the Archives by Justin Armintrout, April 2009

Processing Note

The materials arrived in no particular order and have been organized with a focus on their relationship to the publication Outspoken and to the material format.

Related Materials

The Archives also holds oral history interview Justin Armintrout (OH 426) recorded in May 2009.


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
1/1 OutSpoken, A Voice for the Gay Men and Women of Missoula 1997
1/2 OutSpoken, A Voice for the Gay Men and Women of Missoula 1998
1/3 OutSpoken, A Voice for the Gay Men and Women of Missoula 1999
1/4 OutSpoken, A Voice for the Gay Men and Women of Missoula 2000
1/5 OutSpoken advertising order form 1997
1/6 OutSpoken stationery 1997
1/7 Darren Alexander correspondence and story published in Outspoken 1997-1998
1/8 Correspondence from Greg Kastl 1997-1998
1/9 Miscellaneous correpondence 1997-1998
1/10 Newsclippings 1997-1999
1/11 Gay and lesbian event flyers and program circa 1997
1/12 Photo from 4th Annual Gay and Bisexual Men's Health Retreat circa 1998
1/13 Thank you certificate from the "8th reign of the Gay Missoula's" 1998
1/14 Birthday card for Justin Armintrout undated
1/15 Photo by Terry Cyr used in Gay Men's Task Force poster 1998
Folder
OS 3 Gay Men's Task Force poster 1998
Box
OS 2 Three OutSpoken t-shirts circa 1998

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Gay men--Montana--Missoula
  • Gays--Montana--Missoula--Periodicals
  • Lesbians--Montana--Missoula

Personal Names

  • Kastl, Greg, d. 2001--Correspondence

Corporate Names

  • University of Montana--Missoula--Alumni and alumna

Form or Genre Terms

  • Periodicals--Montana--Missoula

Occupations

  • Gay journalists--Montana--Missoula

Titles within the Collection

  • OutSpoken, a voice for the gay men and women of Missoula

Other Creators

  • Personal Names
    • Carrel, Cat
    • Kastl, Greg, d. 2001