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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Studies (LGBTQ): Stonewall Riots

Provides an overview of resources locally and within Fordham University Libraries covering lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer studies.

Stonewall Inn, 1969

Image credit: "Stonewall Inn" by Diana Davies via New York Public Library Digital Collections.

Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera, 1989

At NYC Pride March at Fifth Ave & Broadway in 1989

Image credit: "Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera" by Rudy Grillo via the The Rudy Grillo Collection at the LGBT Community Center Archive.

Broader Context

New York Public Library

Library of Congress Resources

Public History Projects

Landmark Designation

Reference Books -- Tertiary Sources

Books -- Secondary Sources

Primary Source Documents

Individual Articles:

Additional Articles:

  • See the print books listed and/or the box with NYPL resources for the Archives of Sexuality and Gender.

Oral History Collections

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