Stonewall Forever

Find and preserve the stories of Stonewall

Stonewall Forever is a project to find, preserve and share the untold stories of the Stonewall Riots of 1969 and the early years of the LGBTQ rights movement. The LGBT Community Center with support from is gathering, digitizing and archiving this crucial history. The stories will be included in an interactive monument in honor of the 50th anniversary of Stonewall.

Add to the collection

So many of the rich, diverse stories from the early years of the LGBTQ rights movement have gone untold. Stonewall Forever invites you to contribute your relevant materials, photos and ephemera from the early years of the LGBTQ rights movement for consideration to be archived as part of the Stonewall collection at The LGBT Community Center's National History Archive in New York and available on Google Arts & Culture.

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Continue the fight

For five nights in June of 1969, brave individuals rose up at the Stonewall Inn to demand LGBTQ equality. Nearly 50 years later, you can join millions in the continued fight for the rights of LGBTQ people of every age, race, class, sexuality and gender identity.

Continue the Fight