Bonus: Stonewall 50 Minisode: Barbara Gittings and Kay Lahusen




Making Gay History | LGBTQ Oral Histories from the Archive show

Summary: Stonewall turned the page on the homophile movement. Pre-Stonewall activists like Barbara Gittings and Kay Lahusen were dinosaurs in the eyes of some of the gay liberationists, and they found themselves fighting for a place in the new chapter of LGBTQ history that unfolded after the riots.  Visit our website for background information, archival photos, and other resources.