Archive for the 1995 Category

SARAH CRAIG

Individual | Inducted 1995 [posthumous] In Chicago’s gay and lesbian rights struggle from the mid-1970s to the early 1990s, Sarah […]

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YVONNE ZIPTER

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1995 Yvonne Zipter has used her considerable talents to document the lives of lesbians and gay men […]

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THOMAS M. TUNNEY

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

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JAMES MONROE SMITH

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1995 [Now Deceased] As a quietly persistent young lawyer, in 1988 James Monroe Smith founded the AIDS […]

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ARMANDO L. SMITH

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

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DAVID B. SINDT

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1995 [Posthumous] In the 1970s and 1980s, Rev. David B. Sindt fought homophobia in civil and religious […]

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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), Queer […]

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JOSÉ PEÑA

INDIVIDUAL | Inducted 1995 As a pioneering video artist at Sidetrack, José Pepin Pena has created a unique style of […]

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DAWN CLARK NETSCH

FRIEND OF THE COMMUNITY | Inducted 1995 [Now Deceased] In her roles as an attorney, educator, author, state legislator, advocate for […]

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NICK KELLY

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

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