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1. A Beef in the Bottoms A Beef in the Bottoms June 19-25, 2014 Brief history of the annual Kansas City Pride Fest that has been held in various locations across the city since the late 1970s. Past and present festival organizers and represenatives from the Kansas...

2. Fire on the Prairie Burns Over Rights Fire on the Prairie Burns Over Rights October 21, 2012 Article describes how the citizens of Hutchinson, Kansas have been affected by a proposal to add LGBT individuals to a city anti-discrimination ordinance. Supporters and opponents of the addition are interviewed...

3. Kansas City's LGBT Community Has Been Celebrating for Nearly 40 Years Kansas City's LGBT Community Has Been Celebrating for Nearly 40 Years Summer 2014 Article documents the history of various gay pride celebrations in the Kansas City area, the first taking place in June of 1970 to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the riots at the Stonewall Inn in...

4. Phoenix Society Was Kansas City's First Gay Organization Phoenix Society Was Kansas City's First Gay Organization Spring 2014 Article covers the history of the Phoenix Society for Individual Freedom, Kansas City's first organization devoted to the gay and lesbian rights movement, founded in March13, 1966. The author describes...

5. SC103 Republican National Convention (1976) Collection Finding Aid SC103 Republican National Convention (1976) Collection Finding Aid 1976 This artificial collection contains various items pertaining to the 1976 Republican National Convention held in Kansas City, Missouri, at Kemper Arena. Items range from newspaper clippings to campaign...

6. SC82 ACT-UP/Kansas City Chapter Records Finding Aid SC82 ACT-UP/Kansas City Chapter Records Finding Aid 1987-1995 AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power/KC (ACT-UP/KC) was founded in September 1988 with the purpose of promoting AIDS awareness, treatments, and victim's rights through aggressive activism. ACT-UP/KC held numerous...

7. The Seventies The Seventies February-March 2015 Brief history of the Kansas City gay community during the 1970s. The author covers the various advocacy organizations, publications, and social gathering places that defined that era for the city's LGBT...