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LC Subject Heading: Equality

Historical Items

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Item 108741

Maine Lesbian/Gay Political Alliance Pin, Portland, ca. 1994

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: circa 1994 Location: Portland Media: Metal

Item 108742

Love Demands Justice equal rights sign, Portland, 2009

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 2009-06-20 Location: Portland Media: Ink on paper

Item 11053

Supporting the ERA, Augusta, 1981

Contributed by: Maine Historical Society Date: 1981-06-30 Location: Augusta Media: Photographic print

Lesson Plans

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Lesson Plan

LGBTQ+ History in Maine

Grade Level: 6-8, 9-12, Postsecondary Content Area: Social Studies
This lesson presents an overview of the history of the LGBTQ community in Maine and the U.S., including the ways in which attitudes towards the LGBTQ community have changed over time, some of the ways LGBTQ people have faced discrimination and unfair treatment, and some of the moments in Maine and U.S. history that inspired LGBTQ people and their allies to fight for equality and LGBTQ rights.