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Rainbow Road: The LGBT Community on Route 66
brochure: rainbow road

What was the LGBT experience on Route 66? Join us for an evening of short presentations covering topics ranging from gay motorcyclists, to the Damron and Lavender guides for LGBT travelers, to Liberace’s performances at the Chase Park Plaza. Using photos, archival documents, and personal stories, the presenters will offer a picture of what it was like to be on the road and in (or out) of the closet in the mid-20th century.

Presented in collaboration with the St. Louis LGBT History Project.

When: Wednesday, March 8 2017 at 7:00 pm (past)
Where: Lee Auditorium
How Much:Free
Exhibit(s): Route 66: Main Street Through St. Louis
Brochure: rainbow road.pdf
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