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An article from The Philadelphia Inquirer about the Lesbian Visibility Project's trip to a shopping mall to "gently flaunt their differences" in a "non-confrontational" way by being visible, and visibly gay, in a public suburban setting. The article mentions that most of the participants came from…
Decade: 1990s
 
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A two-page spread in the April 13th, 1988 issue of Bryn Mawr's feminist paper The College News discussing the thought behind and plan for the 1988 Gay Awareness Week. The spread features various articles by different authors, including: "Why we need Gay Awareness Week" by Robin Bernstein;…
Decade: 1980s
 
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An article from the Bi-College News by Kim Newman, managing editor of the paper, covering the first annual Drag Ball sponsored by Haverford's SoCo and Bryn Mawr's Rainbow Alliance, which took place on January 30, 1991. Full title of the article is "Drag queens, drag queens, drag queens!!! Friday,…
Decade: 1990s
 
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An image of the May Hole from Bryn Mawr's annual May Day tradition, in which the community symbolically breaks the bonds of the patriarchy and rushes inwards a parachute full of flower petals. According to Deb Rowan, class of 1990, it was the first year that they had used the parachute, and the…
Decade: 1990s
 
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An account of the celebration on campus for the end of the Great War. Excerpts from President M. Carey Thomas' speech.
Decade: 1910s
 
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Printed on back of original: Off to the Farm.
Decade: 1910s
 
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Written on the back of original: Aug 1917. At Chester County Fair - W. Chester in exhibit, Dept. 2 food production
Decade: 1910s
 
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Page 2 of The Bryn Mawr-Haverford College News. Issue dated April 8, 1988. Article "Haverford Women Fight Against Community Sexism" discusses the climate of gender relations on campus with five upper class women who are current or soon to be participants in the Gender and Women's Studies…
Decade: 1980s