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Celebrating Pride Month
Pride Month is a time to celebrate and support the LGBTQIA+ community. The library has put together this guide to showcase just a few of the many resources available both in the library and online.
Events and Studies in U.S. History
Biographies, Autobiographies, Memoirs
Spotify's Playlist for Pride Party, 2021
If you don't already have an account, you'll need to create one (free) and log in to play the full songs.
LGBTQ History - National Museum of American History
Gender, love, sexuality, and desire are among the most complicated areas of human history. Always varied, often hidden, and never static, LGBTQ+ stories are found across NMAH collections.
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Pride Month
The collections of the Library of Congress contain many books, posters, sound recordings, manuscripts and other material produced by, about and for the LGBTQ community. The contributions of this community are preserved as part of our nation’s history, and include noted artistic works, musical compositions and contemporary novels. The Library’s American collections range from the iconic poetry of Walt Whitman through the manuscripts of the founder of LGBTQ activism in Washington, D.C., Frank Kameny.
Online Exhibitions - GLBT Historical Society
Experience LGBT history through online exhibits.
The Stonewall Riots, 1969