Few People Know America’s First Gay Rights Organization Was Run Out Of The Henry Gerber House In Illinois
The first gay rights organization was started in Illinois and operated out of a house in Chicago. This little-known history of the country and fight for human rights is a Praire State legend. Keep reading to learn all about it.
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An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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