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Record: Before Stonewall


Title:

Before Stonewall

Video Call Number: Location:
1194 Biddle Law Library

Production Company

First Run/Icarus Films

Year: Running Time: Format:
VHS

Summary:

A social history of homosexuality in America from the 1920s to 1969, showing how this group has moved from a secret shame to the status of a publicly viable minority group. Tells how a group consciousness coalesced after the 1969 police raid on Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in New York City, and the three-day riot that followed gained them national publicity and the birth of the gay movement.

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