People & Places

There was so much going on in the gay community in Michigan during the 1980s. From an active bar life, to LGBT individuals getting fired from coming out, to even more works being published by LGBT authors. The images here show you some of the highlights and lowlights of what was happening in Michgican's LGBT community during this decade. 

Older Ralph Stallings & Ralph O'Reilly.jpg

Ralph O'Reilly and Ralph Stallings in 1980

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Copa Night Club

Janet Rauch at Microphone.jpg

Janet Rauch

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Beth Brant

Detroit Together Mens Chorus.jpg

Detroit Together Men's Chorus

Go-go Dancers.jpg

Go-Go Dancers at Gold Coast Saloon

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David Krumroy Obituary

Activism & Legislation