Collection Info

Weddington, Diane Papers

Span Dates: 1970-2008

Volume: 10.8 linear feet


Collection includes Weddington's published articles, research clippings, reporter notes, and other publications and materials from her journalism career. Topics represented include the gay and lesbian community in San Francisco, the ordination of women and gay clergy, the women's rights movement, domestic violence and child abuse, and other miscellaneous subjects.

Hist/Bio Note

Diane Weddington attended the Duke Divinity School and was a journalist and religion editor at the Contra Costa Times in the 1980s and 1990s.

Finding Aid

A finding aid is available online at this link.


The collection is held at the Rubenstein Library at Duke University in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Index Terms

Lutherans ConcernedEvangelical Lutherans of AmericaCaliforniaSan Francisco [CA]Church work with gays -- United StatesGay Clergy -- United StatesGays -- Religious LifeWomen and religionLesbian clergy -- California