Timeline of 2009 LGBT Anniversaries, Part 2 of 4
From 1819 to 1954.
In the forty years since the Stonewall riots, and the emergence of the gay liberation movement, a process of historical archaeology has been underway. Its aim has been to make the hidden past visible. This timeline of anniversaries is a look into what we now know of this hidden past, and also the revealed present.
1924, The Society for Human Rights, the first homosexual rights organization in America, founded in Chicago by Henry Gerber.