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News from the GLBT Historical Society & The GLBT History Museum

News from the GLBT Historical Society & The GLBT History Museum

1964: The Year San Francisco Came Out: Fifty years ago, an infamous LIFE magazine article catapulted San Francisco into national consciousness as the “gay capital” of America. Titled “Homosexuality In…

News from the GLBT Historical Society & The GLBT History Museum

News from the GLBT Historical Society  & The GLBT History Museum

Museum Undergoing Major Transformation Since April 1, the Main Gallery of the GLBT History Museum has been closed for installation of a new exhibit. It will reopen May 15. This…

Modern Nature: Georgia O’Keeffe and Lake George

Modern Nature: Georgia O’Keeffe and Lake George

American artist Georgia O’Keeffe (1887–1986) seemed to have a love-hate relationship with feminism. She once exclaimed, “I am not a woman painter!” and yet the pro-suffrage National Women’s Party member…

Bouquets to Art 2014: Final Days!

Bouquets to Art 2014: Final Days!

This year’s Bouquets to Art coincides with the O’Keeffe exhibition, creating a perfect match. For Bouquets to Art, gifted floral designers bring their imaginative interpretations to works in the de…

News from the GLBT Historical Society & The GLBT History Museum

News from the GLBT Historical Society & The GLBT History Museum

The archives of the GLBT Historical Society hold thousands of boxes of irreplaceable historical materials. Ever wonder what’s involved in making the contents available to researchers? Juliet Demeter is just…

Champions for Humanity: Oakland’s Peace Monument

Champions for Humanity: Oakland’s Peace Monument

Published on July 25, 2013 The original impetus and inspiration for the creation of the monument Remember Them: Champions for Humanity were the tragic events of September 11, 2001. A…