Philadelphia Gay News Collection Edit

Summary

Identifier
Coll2011-066

Dates

  • 1977-1988 (Creation)
  • 1977 – 1981 (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.8 Linear Feet (Whole)
    [14 folders]

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Notes

  • Abstract

    Article typescripts, manuscripts, notes, correspondence and advertising packet from the Philadelphia Gay News, 1977-1988. The Philadelphia Gay News was a weekly newspaper established in 1976 to serve the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community in the Philadelphia and Delaware Valley areas.

  • Historical Note

    The Philadelphia Gay News was a weekly newspaper established in 1976 to serve the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community in the Philadelphia area, as well as parts of New Jersey and Delaware. It was published by Masco Communications, Inc.

  • Access

    Contact ONE archivist regarding access restrictions.

  • Publication Rights

    Contact ONE archivist regarding publication and use restrictions.

  • Preferred Citation

    Philadelphia Gay News Collection, Coll2011-066, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, Los Angeles, California

  • Processing Information

    Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

    In order to provide access to this collection, minimal processing on this collection was expedited in 2011. Date spans were given wherever possible, but do not reflect the most accurate inclusive dates.

  • Scope and Content

    Article typescripts, manuscripts, notes, correspondence and advertising packet from the Philadelphia Gay News, 1977-1988. The Philadelphia Gay News was a weekly newspaper established in 1976 to serve the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community in the Philadelphia and Delaware Valley areas. The collection consists almost entirely of article drafts (mostly news and cultural reviews) written between 1977-1981.

  • Acquisition Information

    Some material was donated by Mark Segal circa 1991.

Instances

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    Mixed Materials
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    Mixed Materials
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