Archive for the 1995 Category

YVONNE ZIPTER

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1995 A syndicated columnist, she has often documented the lives of Chicago lesbians and gay men. An […]

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THOMAS M. TUNNEY

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1995 In his early 20s he bought Lake View’s venerable Ann Sather Restaurant in 1981, expanded it, […]

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JAMES MONROE SMITH

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1995 [Now Deceased] As a quietly persistent young lawyer, in 1988 he founded the AIDS Legal Council […]

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ARMANDO L. SMITH

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1995. A licensed clinical social worker, he has worked in community-based organizations for more than 20 years […]

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REVEREND DAVID B. SINDT

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1995 [Posthumous] In the 1970s and 1980s, he fought homophobia in civil and religious societies. As a […]

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QUEER NATION CHICAGO

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1995 As a direct-action group supporting those who are bisexual, gay, lesbian, or transgendered (collectively, queer), it […]

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JOSÉ PEÑA

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1995 As a pioneering video artist at Sidetrack, he has created a unique style of showtune entertainment […]

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DAWN CLARK NETSCH

FRIEND OF THE COMMUNITY | Inducted 1995 [Now Deceased] She was selected as a “Friend of the Community” for her long […]

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NICK KELLY

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1995 As an activist and a creative gay man, he was a vibrant part of Chicago’s gay […]

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JEAN V. HARDISTY

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1995 [Now Deceased] She helped open Chicago’s first shelter for battered women; has written and organized for […]

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