LGBT History Project: LGBT-002 Lancaster, PA Area Activism Collection

The Pink Triangle Coalition Items
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1975, 1980 - 2013

There materials were donated at the Lancaster PA Pride event in June 2013. The collection represents the contributions of Mark Stoner and Mary Merriman, and documents LGBTQ+ issues and activism in Lancaster County, PA.

Of particular interest in this collection is The Pink Triangle Coalition materials and the newspaper articles from the Lancaster New Era and Intelligencer Journal, two local newspapers in the area. The newspaper address the establishment of an MCC Church in Mountville, PA, debate over LGBTQ+ rights in the Elizabethtown school system, and controversies over an LGBTQ+ book display in the Lancaster County Public Library. There is also a run of The Lancaster Inqueery, housed in the periodical series.

General Subjects: 
Gift of Mark Stoner and Mary Merriman
LGBT-002 Lancaster, PA Area Activism
Dickinson College Archives and Special Collections