Patrick Phalen was the life partner of Terry Sweeney. Phalen was born on April 16, 1955, in Miami, Florida and passed away on September 8, 2014. He served as Emperor VI of the Imperial Court of Nebraska, circa 1986/1987.
Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:
A.N.G.L.E., Inc. Award to Pat Phalen, 1993, June 4, 1993
Photograph of an award given to Pat Phalen in 1993 by A.N.G.L.E., Inc. The award is rectangular wood with a black plaque framed in gold with gold type. Item was produced by Center Trophy in Omaha, NE.
Award reads, "A.N.G.L.E, Inc. Presents Special Recognition to Pat Phalen - For Community Service to the Gay, Lesbian, and Bi Community - June 4, 1993."
Community Service Award to Pat Phalen, circa 1988
Photograph of an award given to Pat Phalen by the Imperial Court of Nebraska (ICON) for community service. The plaque is in the shape of Nebraska and made of wood with a silver face and black type.
Award Reads, "Imperial Court of Nebraska Community Service Award Presented to Pat Phalen - Coronation VIII."
EAGLE Award to Pat Phalen, 1992, May 15, 1992
Emperor to Emperor Award to Pat Phalen, 1997, July 5, 1997
Photograph of a plaque presented to Pat Phalen in 1997 by the Imperial Court of Nebraska (ICON). The award is rectangular red and gold with a black face with gold type. There are minor scratches on front side. Item was produced by Center Trophy.
Award reads, "Imperial Court of Nebraska - By Decree of H.M.I.M. Emperor 16, Royal Bush. Emperor to Emperor Award Presented to Pat Phalen. Coronation 17 - July 5, 1997."
Fantasy Award to Pat Phalen and Terry Sweeney, circa 2000
Photograph of Fantasy award given to Pat Phalen and Terry Sweeney. The plaque is in the shape of the state of Nebraska and is made of wood with a black face and gold type. Some scratches on reverse side.
Award reads, "Fantasy Award - Pat & Terry - To thank you for your time, dedication, support, and help in making "Fantasy" such a success since its beginning. You are truly appreciated. Dustin & Bob."
Founder's 500 Award, circa 2000
Photograph of award given to Patrick Phalen and Terry Sweeney by Metropolitan Community Church of Omaha, Nebraska. The award is a clear plastic top with a black base.
Award reads, "Founder's 500 - Vision Architects for Metropolitan Community Churches - "Because of your faith and boldness" -Philemon 1:6-7 - Mr. Patrick Phalen & Mr. Terry Sweeney."
Gender Issues Plaque to Pat Phalen, 1989, January 20, 1989
Photograph of a plaque given to Pat Phalen in 1989. The award is wooden with black front and silver type. The plaque was produced by Regal Awards in Omaha, Nebraska.
The text on the plaque reads, "We Succeed Through People - Presented to Patrick Phalen - Gender Issues In The Work Place - January, 20, 1989." There are seven stick figure people holding hands at the top of the plaque.
"Loud and Proud" Pride Flag, Circa 1990
Nebraska Pluralism Council Award to Pat Phalen, 1989, January 23, 1989
Photograph of an award of appreciation given to Pat Phalen by the Nebraska Pluralism Council. Plaque is in the shape of the state of Nebraska and made of wood with a white face and silver type.
Award reads, "The Nebraska Pluralism Council - Recognizes Patrick Phalen - For Outstanding Commitment to the Vision - January 23, 1989." In the upper left corner it reads, "We succeed through people."
Terry Sweeney and Pat Phalen Papers
The New Voice Appreciation Award to Pat Phalen, 1994, March 1994
Photograph of a plaque given to Pat Phalen by The New Voice of Nebraska magazine in 1994. Award is rectangular and wooden with a silver plaque and black type.
Award reads: "The New Voice of Nebraska - Presented March 1994 to Pat Phalen - for his many contributions to the Gay and Lesbian Community as shown by his dedication and service to The New Voice of Nebraska since 1987." The New Voice's logo is at the top of the plaque.