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The Jewel Box Revue

Gay History - The Jewel Box on Broadway (PHOTO)

Wayne Anderson | Posted 06.08.2013 | Gay Voices
Wayne Anderson

The Jewel Box Revue, arguably America's first Gay Community, was a traveling troupe of female impersonators that was originally formed in 1939 and would tour cabaret clubs across America and Canada for decades during a time when being openly gay was a criminal offense often punishable by law.

Hidden History: Tobi Marsh & Club 82

Wayne Anderson | Posted 08.14.2012 | Gay Voices
Wayne Anderson

Gay people and our contributions to society are often intentionally left out of the historical record. But Tobi's life story is living history -- a proud history of talent, determination, and defiance against impossible odds.