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One Archives LGBTQ History Panel Displays

Start
June 1, 2017
End
June 30, 2017
Cost
Free
Site
http://lapride.org

The City of West Hollywood through One City One Pride has sponsored two outdoor exhibitions of LGBTQ History Panels from ONE Archives. These will be displayed during the month of June on temporary construction fencing surrounding West Hollywood Park.

The History of the LGBTQ Civil Rights Movement explores the inspiring journey of the rights movement from World War II to present day, starting from development of “gayborhoods” in the 1940’s, the Stonewall Riots and the beginning of organized protests in the 1960’s, the beginning of Pride and a cohesive national movement in the 1970’s, the AIDS crisis of the 1980’s, the beginning of gay marriage in the 1990’s, and the explosion of rights in the 2000’s.

Heroes of the LGBTQ Civil Rights Movement highlights the remarkable LGBTQ pioneers who were front and center at the birth of the LGBTQ civil rights movement such as Christine Jorgensen, one of the first to undergo gender reassignment surgery; Frank Kameny, who co-founded the Mattachine Society and helped organize some of the first public gay and lesbian protests in 1965; Del Martin and Phyllis Lyon who co-founded the Daughters of Bilitis, the first lesbian organization in the U.S.; and Bayard Rustin, one of the most important and influential civil rights activists of the 20th century who worked alongside Martin Luther King, Jr.

Location

West Hollywood Park
647 N. San Vicente Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90048 United States
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