RESOURCES

Books

George Washington Adams, Doctors in Blue: The Medical History of the Union Army (New York: 1952).

Michele Aina Barale, When Jack Blinks: Si(gh)ting Gay Desire in Ann Bannon's Beebo Brinker, in Henry Abelove, Michele Aina Barale, and David M. Halperin, eds., The Lesbian and Gay Studies Reader (New York: Routledge, 1993).

Allan Berube, Coming Out Under Fire: The History of Gay Men and Women in World War II (New York: Plume, 1991).

Mary W. Blanchard, The Soldier and the Aesthete: Homosexuality and Popular Culture in Gilded Age America, Journal of American Studies, 30 (1996), I.

Patricia U. Bonomi, Lord Cornbury Redressed: The Governor and the Problem Portrait, The William and Mary Quarterly 3rd ser., 51 (1) (January 1991).

George Chauncey, Gay New York: Gender, Urban Culture, and the Making of the Gay Male World, 1890-1940 (New York: Basic Books, 1994).

John D'Emilio, Sexual Politics, Sexual Communities: The Making of a Homosexual Minority in the United States, 1940-1970 (1983).

John D'Emilio, Reading the Silences in a Gay Life: The Case of Bayard Rustin, in Mary Rhiel and David Suchoff, eds., The Seductions of Biography (New York: Routledge, 1996).

John D'Emilio and Estelle B. Freedman, Intimate Matters: A History of Sexuality in America (New York: Harper and Row, 1988).

Martin Duberman, Writhing Bedfellows in Antebellum South Carolina: Historical Interpretation and the Politics of Evidence, in Martin Duberman, Martha Vicinus and George Chauncey, Jr., eds., Hidden From History: Reclaiming the Gay and Lesbian Past (New York: Meridian, 1990).

Lee Edelman, Tearooms and Sympathy, or, the Epistemology of the Water Closet, in Henry Abelove, Michele Aina Barale, and David M. Halperin, eds., The Lesbian and Gay Studies Reader (New York: Routledge, 1993).

Lillian Faderman, Surpassing the Love of Men: Romantic Friendship and Love Between Women from the Renaissance to the Present (New York: Quill/William Morrow, 1981).

Lillian Faderman, America Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers: A History of Lesbian Life in 20th Century America (New York: Penguin, 1991).

Richard Godbeer, The Cry of Sodom: Discourse, Intercourse, and Desire in Colonial New England, The William and Mary Quarterly 3rd ser., 7 (2) (April 1995).

Ramon A. Gutierrez, A Gendered History of the Conquest of America: A View from New Mexico, in Richard C. Trexler, Rhetorics: Postures of Dominance and Submission in History (Binghamton, NY: SUNY Press, 1994).

John W. M. Hallock, The First Statue: Fitz-Green Halleck and Homotextual Representation in Nineteenth Century America, unpub. diss. (Temple University: 1997).

Karen V. Hansen, No Kisses is Like Youres': An Erotic Friendship between Two African-American Women during the Mid-Nineteenth Century, Gender & History 7 (2) (August 1995).

Raymond E. Hauser, The Berdache and the Illinois Indian Tribe During the Last Half of the Seventeenth Century, Ethnohistory 37:1 (Winter 1990).

The History Project, Improper Bostonians: Lesbian and Gay History from the Puritans to Playland (Boston: Beacon Press, 1998).

Steve Hogan and Lee Hudson, Completely Queer: The Gay and Lesbian Encyclopedia (New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1998).

Gloria T. Hull, Color, Sex, and Poetry: Three Women Writers of the Harlem Renaissance (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1987).

Jonathan Ned Katz, Gay American History: Lesbians and Gay Men in the U.S.A. (New York: Meridian Books, 1992).

Elizabeth Lapovsky Kennedy and Madeline D. Davis, Boots of Leather, Slippers of Gold: The History of a Lesbian Community (New York: Penguin Books, 1993).

Karin A. Martin, Gender and Sexuality: Medical Opinion on Homosexuality, Gender and Society 7 (2) (1993).

Neil Miller, Out of the Past: Gay and Lesbian History from 1869 to the Present (New York: Vintage Books, 1995).

Pennsylvania Gazette on CD-ROM, 1752.

American Literature Survey Colonial and Federal to 1800, Milton R. Stern and Seymour L. Gross eds. (New York: The Viking Press, Inc. 1962).

William B. Rubenstein, Cases and Materials on Sexual Orientation and the Law (St. Paul, MN: West Publishing Co., 1997).

The San Francisco Lesbian and Gay History Project, She even chewed tobacco: A Pictorial Narrative of Passing Women in America, in Martin Duberman, Martha Vicinus and George Chauncey, Jr., eds., Hidden From History: Reclaiming the Gay and Lesbian Past (New York: Meridian, 1990).

Milton R. Stern and Seymour L. Gross eds., American Literature Survey Colonial and Federal to 1800, (New York: The Viking Press, Inc. 1962).

Kay Tobin and Randy Wicker, The Gay Crusaders (New York: The Arno Press, 1975).

William B. Turner, Lesbian/Gay Rights and Immigration Policy: Lobbying to End the Medical Model, Journal of Policy History 7 (2) (1995).

Martha Vicinus, They Wonder to Which Sex I Belong: The Historical Roots of the Modern Lesbian Identity, in Henry Abelove, Michele Aina Barale, and David M. Halperin, eds., The Lesbian and Gay Studies Reader (New York: Routledge, 1993).

Susan Ware, Partner and I: Molly Dewson, Feminism, and New Deal Politics (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1987).

Nancy Woloch, Women and the American Experience, 2nd edition (New York: McGraw-Hill, 1994).

Gay and Lesbian History and Issues on the Web

PlanetOut: A Web magazine covering national gay and lesbian news and issues

ACLU Lesbian and Gay Rights Page: Current legal and legislative information

New York Public Library Research Guide to Lesbian and Gay History

People with a History: An On-line Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans History

Organizations

Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN)

National organization with more than 80 local chapters. GLSEN brings together teachers, parents, students, and concerned citizens to work together to end homophobia in our schools. National office: 121 West 27th Street, Ste. 804; New York, NY 10001 (212) 727-0135

Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC)

Nation's oldest and largest not-for-profit AIDS organization in the United States. Headquarters: 119 West 24th Street; New York, NY 10011 (212) 807-6664

Hetrick Martin Institute

Oldest and largest not-for-profit multi-service agency serving gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth. Serves more than 7,500 youth each years with a broad range of vital services. Headquarters: 2 Astor Place; New York, NY 10003 (212) 274-2400, e-mail: hmi@hmi.org

Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund

Nation's oldest and largest legal organization working for the civil rights of lesbians, gay men and people with HIV/AIDS. National office: 120 Wall Street, Ste. 1500; New York, NY 10005-3904 (212) 809-8585

Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG)

National organization with 400 local chapters around the country. Promotes the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, and bisexual persons, their families and friends, through support, education, and advocacy. National office: 1101 14th Street, N.W., Ste. 1030; Washington, D.C. 20005 (202) 638-4200