Gay village. Stonewall Inn. The Evolution of Jackson Heights. For initial funding, Gunnison served as treasurer and sought donations from the national homophile organizations and sponsors, while Sargeant solicited donations via the Oscar Wilde Memorial Bookshop customer mailing list and Nixon worked to gain financial support from GLF in his position as treasurer for that organization. Ritchie Torres.
All of a sudden there were police there and we were told to all get in lines and to have our identification ready to be led out of the bar. For those dying for a glimpse of the stars of the stage, Bar Centrale may be a good place to start. I am someone who is constantly late for everything. Tuesday April 2,
As early as the s, the Village developed a reputation as a discreetly queer gathering spot, with numerous speakeasies and salons catering to deviants unwelcome elsewhere in Manhattan.