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. 

Ralph O'Reilly & Ralph Stallings in 1980

Ralph O'Reilly and Ralph Stallings in 1980

Copa Night Club

Copa Night Club

Janet Rauch

Janet Rauch

Beth Brant

Beth Brant

Detroit Together Men's Chorus

Detroit Together Men's Chorus

Go-Go Dancers at Gold Coast Saloon

Go-Go Dancers at Gold Coast Saloon

David Krumroy Obituary

David Krumroy Obituary

Activism & Legislation

Publications