Van Dykes

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The Van Dykes were an itinerant band of separatist lesbians, founded in 1977 in the United States by Heather Elizabeth and Ange Spaulding. Members of the group identified as dykes and lived in vans, traveling throughout the U.S. and Mexico.[1][2]

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  1. ^ Levy, Ariel (March 2, 2009). "American Chronicles: Lesbian Nation". The New Yorker. Retrieved March 18, 2009.
  2. ^ Benfer, Amy (February 24, 2009). "The lesbian Joseph Smith". Salon. Archived from the original on November 2, 2012. Retrieved February 5, 2011.

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