Gay and Lesbian (LGBT)

1960s

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Clip from 1969 shows two men embracing and sensually…

1970s

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Here's a clip of a gay pride parade in '70s California. Shows couples…

1960s

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Experimental clip shows men sleeping together in 1969. The footage is…

1960s

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Footage of a young, muscular man at the beach, getting undressed,…

1960s

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Clip shows nude couples on a beach, walking and laying on sand under…

1970s

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Footage of a gay rodeo in California in the 1970s, presumably in or…

1970s

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Trans woman Christine Jorgensen speaks about advocating for "the…

1970s

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Gay men cruising on Polk Street in San Francisco, looking for a good…

1970s

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Club marquees or venues, including "Cabaret," "Rendezvouz," "Baths,"…

1970s

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Gay men cruising on Polk Street in San Francisco, looking for a good…

1970s

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Gay men cruising on Polk Street in San Francisco, looking for a good…

1960s

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In the early days, Vicky says that there was no one whom she could talk…