- Christopher Street Liberation Day Committee
- Call number
- MssCol 540
- Physical description
- .4 linear feet (1 box)
- Preferred Citation
- Christopher Street Liberation Day Committee records, Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library
- Manuscripts and Archives Division
- Access to materials
- Advance notice required. Request access to this collection.
The Christopher Street Liberation Day Committee, formed in 1970 with the purpose of planning an event for the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, effectively invented the gay pride march. The Committee continued planning gay pride events through 1984. The Christopher Street Liberation Day Committee records primarily consist of organizational correspondence and minutes of meetings spanning the years 1977-1982, reflecting the Committee's relationship to city officials and other civic organizations.
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Brooke Russell Astor Reading Room, Third Floor, Room 328