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Arleen Olshan and Barbara Bjanes
Arleen Olshan and Barbara Bjanes
Pictured: Arleen Olshan (left) and Barbara Bjanes (right) sitting on balustrade at women's demonstration at Rittenhouse Square, circa 1972.
Barbara Bjanes with Radicalesbians banner
Barbara Bjanes with Radicalesbians banner
Pictured: Barbara Bjanes (left) stands next to a Radicalesbians banner; unidentified woman (right) holds a sign that says "As a War Measure...Vote for Woman Suffrage Nov. 6th" (reproducing a popular protest sign from 1917), at women's demonstration at Independence Mall, circa 1972.
Harry Langhorne getting signatures
Harry Langhorne getting signatures
Pictured: Harry Langhorne (right) getting signatures in support of gay rights bill before Philadelphia City Council, at Philadelphia Pride March, Independence Mall, 1973
John Stevens "Saj" Powell singing and playing guitar
John Stevens "Saj" Powell singing and playing guitar
Pictured: John Stevens Powell, known as "Saj" for Sagittarious, sings and plays guitar at the Philadelphia Pride March at Independence Mall, 1973.
Julie Blackwoman at Italian Ice stand
Julie Blackwoman at Italian Ice stand
Pictured: Unidentified woman (left) and Julie Blackwoman (right) at Italian ice stand at Philadelphia Pride Parade at Independence Mall, 1973.
Sharon Younginger and Barbara Bjanes hold lesbian banner
Sharon Younginger and Barbara Bjanes hold lesbian banner
Pictured: Sharon Younginger (left) and Barbara Bjanes (right) hold banner that says "The Lesbian is the rage of all women condensed to the point of explosion / Lesbian / Lesbians Unite", at women's demonstration at Rittenhouse Square, circa 1972.
Tommi Avicolli Mecca and Larry Wexler
Tommi Avicolli Mecca and Larry Wexler
Pictured: Tommi Avicolli Mecca (left) and Larry Wexler (right) at the Philadelphia Pride March at Independence Mall, 1973.
Tommi Avicolli Mecca and Rick Nale
Tommi Avicolli Mecca and Rick Nale
Pictured: Tommi Avicolli Mecca (left) and Rick Nale (right) with "Radical Queens" banner at Philadelphia Pride March at Independence Mall, 1973.
Unidentified woman with "Gay Rights Now" picket sign
Unidentified woman with "Gay Rights Now" picket sign
Pictured: Unidentified woman with "Gay Rights Now" picket sign at Philadelphia Pride March at Independence Mall, 1973.