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We're Here, We're Queer, and We're in the Public Record! The LGBTQ Movement and Life as Seen Through Government Information

Frank Kameny

Frank Kameny was an early LGBTQ activist. After being fired from his job in the Army Map Service in 1957 for being a homosexual, he sued and lost. Kameny then became an activist and went on to found the Mattachine Society of Washington, DC.
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