History Detectives

Diana

Clip: Season 8 Episode 6 | 17m 52s

Our contributor has a book published in 1939 titled Diana: A Strange Autobiography, which tells a sympathetic story of how one woman discovers that she is a lesbian. Experts call this book groundbreaking as one of the first works of gay literature with a happy ending. History Detectives sets out to find the author. Who is Diana Fredericks? And is this story true?

Aired: 07/25/10

Rating: TV-G

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