Metal and plastic
Overall: 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Gay pride button, "GAY PARADE JUNE 29 1975 C.S.2.D.," along outside; cartoon-like sun, waves, symbols in center, green, yellow, black on pink
On Saturday, June 28, 1969 Police raided the Stonewall, an openly gay bar on Christopher St. in Greenwich Village, NY. Teh raid escalated into a riot which ran for several days on and around Christopher St. There have been annual observances of "Christopher Street Day" since.
Gift of Roy Eddey
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