News

Here you’ll find the latest press coverage and project updates. From time to time, we’ll also feature historic sites associated with important dates in New York City’s LGBT history.

Press Coverage

James Baldwin’s Home Is Now a Nationally Registered Historic Place

September 16, 2019 via OUT

Queer author and civil rights activist James Baldwin, known for his groundbreaking contributions to black and queer literature in mid-20th-century America, lived in the same Manhattan residence at 137 W. 71st St. from 1965 until his death in 1987. Now,...

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James Baldwin’s former Upper West Side home receives national landmark status

September 12, 2019 via 6sqft

6saft James Baldwin featured
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James Baldwin Just Got a Huge Shout-Out From the U.S. Government

September 12, 2019 via NewNowNext

NewNowNext James Baldwin featured
Project Update

“Broadway Theater District” published, added to VAMONDE app

September 10, 2019

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HARLEM WEEK 2019: Mapping gay history in Harlem and beyond

August 16, 2019 via New York Daily News

Project Update

Our History Has Been Erased

June 18, 2019

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Six significant LGBTQ sites in New York City are landmarked

June 18, 2019 via 6sqft

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Historic LGBTQ Sites to See During Pride in NYC

June 12, 2019 via Thrillist

NYC LGBT Sites in Thrillist
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Project has led in preserving L.G.B.T. sites

May 26, 2019 via The Villager