Philadelphia Gay News Collection Coll2011.066*

Finding aid prepared by Marc LaRocque
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
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Los Angeles, California, 90007
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(c) 2011


Title: Philadelphia Gay News Collection
Identifier/Call Number: Coll2011.066*
Contributing Institution: ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives
Language of Material: English
Storage Unit: 1
Physical Description: 0.8 linear foot. [14 folders]
Date (bulk): Bulk, 1977-1981
Date (inclusive): 1977-1988
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.
creator: Masco Communications, Inc.

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.

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

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Publication Rights

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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.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Philadelphia Gay News.
Gay press publications
Gay press--United States
Mass media and gays--United States