HOUSTON  LGBT  HISTORY .ORG

A growing resource of mostly Houston LGBT history, with considerable statewide information
 
  

 

 
 

Events
Also see Photo Section

Anita Bryant Protest March/Rally 1977

Austin LGBT History & Bars

Black Tie Dinners, 1988 - 2007

Celebrating Our Lesbian Legacies, October 2013
Old Lesbian Oral Herstory Project

Cross-Dressing Laws Defeated - A 13-Year Struggle

Dallas - American Library Association Conference 1971


The First Houston Gay Pride Parade: 1976  

"Gay in San Antonio" Conference, May 1976

Rally Protesting Bar Raids, Jan 9, 1978  

The 1953 Gay Raid in Waco

Parties
Denim Party, 1984-2012
Garden Party, 1975-2001
Grey Party, 1983-2003

Mardi Gras Madness, Fire and Ice Party, 1982
Outrage Parties, 1983-2001
Various Parties mostly 1994

Heart Strings: National Tour   1990 & 1992

Heritage Society - Throughout Houston's GLBT History,
Summer 2015
   

Houston Women's Festival: 1995 - 2011

KKK Montrose March, 6/9/84

Lone Star Women's Music Fest, '90-'95

1979 March on Washington (~700 photos)

1993 March on Washington (articles)

1989 March on Austin + 1991 March

1995 March on Austin   

1997 March on Austin

2000 Millennium March  

Katy Pride

LUEY, Let Us Entertain You Weekend  

March on Washington Programs: 1979, 1987, 1993

Misc Sports Events (non-MSA)

Mr Gay Texas, 1974-1989, TWT Coverage

National Women's Conference,
IWY, Houston, 1977
 

Pre-MOW Philly Conference

Queer History South, 2022 Conference  

Spectrum '95, Town Meeting II, & the CD, 6/18/95  

Tea for 2000 Parties

Texas Gay Conferences, TGTF, '74 - '82 

Texas Lesbian Conference, '88-04

Town Meeting I

Transgender Unity Banquets

War Conference, 2/27/88

Woodlands Pride 2018+

Also see: Houston Pride

COURT CASES (Texas)

Supreme Court Sodomy Decision of March 1971

Baker Case Upfront Coverage, 1979-1980:
In
12/7/79, p3, PDF, 12/21/79, p7, PDF, 4/11/80, p16, PDF

Baker v Wade Litigation of the 1980s

The 21.06 Story (TWT, 6 parts. '82), + Baker Interview
plus, the Reversal and More 1986 reactions

Mica England Case, Dallas, 1989-1994

Morales v Texas, 1989

Supreme Court Discrimination Decision of May 1996

Supreme Court Sodomy Ruling, June 26, 2003

Queering the Lone Star State -- A documentary style podcast by Dr Wesley Phelps, author of "Before Lawrence v Texas, The Making of a Queer Social Movement"