Aug 19, 2021 - Sale 2578

Sale 2578 - Lot 123

Price Realized: $ 1,105
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 400


Wide-ranging group of programs, clippings, and other ephemera.
97 items, condition generally strong. New York and elsewhere, circa 1969-2002

Additional Details

Includes: 27 clippings from mainstream publications on gay news, most notably one dated 29 June 1969 from the New York Sunday News on the Stonewall uprising: "3 Cops Hurt as Bar Raid Riles Crowd."

33 clippings of gay-themed mainstream advertisements.

8 pieces of lesbian-related ephemera and fliers, including a flier for the Lesbian Food Conspiracy co-op, a mimeographed satire titled "The True Story of Lesbianism by Frank Straight" by Kaye O'Brien and Carolyn Weathers, and a flier on "Lesbian Activists at Barnard."

12 theater and cinema programs and related ephemera.

T-shirt from National Coming Out Day featuring Keith Haring design, 1989; and more.

Provenance: From the collection of author Owen Levy.