Photo by Diana Davies, Demonstration at City Hall, New York (From left: Sylvia Rivera, Marsha P. Johnson, Jane Vercaine, Barbara Deming, Kady Vandeurs, Carol Grosberg, and others), 1973

50 years of the Stonewall uprising in pictures

The New York Public Library 's exhibition Love & Resistance chronicles the emergence of LGBTQ activism with over 150 photographs

By Smita Tripathi
  • Published 26.06.19, 8:12 PM
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New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division
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Photo by Diana Davies, Stonewall Inn, 1969
New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division
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Photo by Diana Davies, Women embracing at Michigan Womyn’s Music Festival, 1976
New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division
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Photo by Diana Davies, Gay Liberation Front marches on Times Square, New York, 1970
New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division
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Homosexuals Are Different…” Mattachine Society of New York, 1960s
New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division
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Black and Blue vol. 1, no. 5, New York Motor Bike Club, September 1967
New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division
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Photo by Diana Davies, Martha Shelley sells Gay Liberation Front paper during Weinstein Hall demonstration, 1970
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Photo by Diana Davies, “Ida,” member of the Gay Liberation Front and Lavender Menace, 1970
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