Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections

Gay Pride Parade New York City, 1993, Part 1

Item

Title

Gay Pride Parade New York City, 1993, Part 1

Subject

Gay Pride Day
Gay pride parades
Gay politicians
Lesbians in the performing arts

Description

This clip shows archival footage of the New York City Gay Pride Parade on June 27, 1993. This particular parade represented the 25th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots. It was also taking place at an apex for the movement against Don’t Ask Don’t Tell, banning out gay people from military service. Participating groups include the Lesbian and Gay Big Apple Corps, the Lesbian Avengers, the Women's Action Coalition, the Gay Veterans Association, and the Lesbian Herstory Archives. Also seen marching is politician Ruth Messinger and comedian/performer Lea DeLaria.

Creator

Linda Chapman [Executive Producer]
Mary Patierno [Executive Producer]
Ana Maria Simo [Executive Producer]

Date Created

1993

Rights

Copyright Dyke TV: Linda Chapman, Mary Patierno, Ana Maria Simo. Tapes and digital files held by the Lesbian Herstory Archives. Tapes reproduced with permission from the copyright holders.

Format

Video Recording

Language

en-US

Identifier

030-01_nyc-gay-pride-1993_a_c.mp4

Coverage

New York, New York, United States

Citation

Linda Chapman [Executive Producer] Mary Patierno [Executive Producer] Ana Maria Simo [Executive Producer], “Gay Pride Parade New York City, 1993, Part 1,” Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections, accessed December 5, 2022, http://herstories.prattinfoschool.nyc/omeka/items/show/826.