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You go girl! The extraordinary life of Maud Allen: Seductive US dancing girl who was sued for being too lewd, outed as a lesbian, and fled London after being branded a German spy who was sleeping with the prime minister's wife. 3d Foto, Tribal Fusion, Vanitas, Interesting History, Girl Dancing, Before Us, Women In History, Belle Epoque, Vintage Pictures

The extraordinary life of Maud Allen: Seductive US dancing girl who was sued for being too lewd, outed as a lesbian and fled London after being branded a German spy who was sleeping with prime minister's wife

Dancer Maud Allan captivated both theatre audiences and the British public after her sensual dances in the early 1900s lead to a controversial libel suit.

Enjoy this selection of the most romantic photos of all time. Enjoy this selection of the most romantic photos of all time. Couples Lesbiens Mignons, Same Love, Faith In Humanity Restored, Lesbian Love, Lesbian Couples, Most Romantic, Romantic Images, Looking For Love, Gay Pride

The 50 Most Romantic Photographs Of All Time

From twitterpated youths to death do us part, from 1586 to 2012, and from Paris to Times Square: this is the look of love. Warning: heart fluttering, heart breaking, and heart re-making all straight ahead.

Victorian cross dressers "Fanny" and "Stella". Fanny and Stella’s real names were Frederick Park, and Ernest Boulton, They were charged and faced up to 10 years in prison, but the case against them collapsed. Victorian Gentleman, Victorian Men, Victorian London, Interesting History, Vintage Photographs, Thing 1, Historical Photos, Crossdressers, Old Photos

Fanny and Stella

Fanny and Stella When two glamorous women departed The Strand Theatre in London on 28 April 1870 after a show, passers-by were startled to see them being arrested by police officers. The women, who...

These Vintage Female Mug Shots are a Fascinating Window to the Past Lgbt History, Women In History, History Pics, Vintage Lesbian, Vintage Magazine, Interesting History, Interesting Faces, Thats The Way, Mug Shots - retronaut Resources and Information. is your first and best source for information about retronaut . Here you will also find topics relating to issues of general interest. We hope you find what you are looking for!

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100+ Years of Gay Couples: Part One 1875-1955

While browsing around I stumbled across some old photos of gay couples and have been able to find a few that go back as far as the 1875(!). This two part post is dedicated to the pioneers of the GLBT community who have made the world a more accepting place today and remind us that homosexuality has been around forever.All pictures have been found at Flickr and and are the property of their owners. An adorable couple in love. England, 1875 Unknown location, 1880's During the…

queermuseum: “ Queer African American Women and the History of Marriage This photo and headline accompanied an article from the October 1970 issue of Jet magazine. They reveal that long before the recent struggle for marriage equality began,. Lesbian Wedding, Lesbian Love, Lesbian Pride, Vintage Lesbian, Vintage Couples, Lgbt History, Jet Magazine, Black Lesbians, African American Women

Jet Magazine Covered This Lesbian Wedding In 1970

Edna Knowles and Peaches Stevens' wedding was profiled in Jet Magazine on October 15, 1970.

Annemarie Schwarzenbach y Erika Mann, en Venecia en 1932 via: El Païs Belle Epoque, Drag King, Lesbian Pride, Lesbian Love, Lesbian Couples, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Mädchen In Uniform, Vintage Lesbian

Annemarie Schwarzenbach y Erika Mann, en Venecia en 1932

Annemarie Schwarzenbach y Erika Mann, en Venecia en 1932

Felice Rahel Schragenheim was a Jewish resistance fighter during World War II. She is known for her tragic love story with Lilly Wust and death during a march from Gross-Rosen concentration camp to Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in Germany. Lgbt History, Women In History, World History, Vintage Lesbian, Vintage Ladies, Tragic Love Stories, Non Plus Ultra, Bergen, People Of Interest


Felice Schragenheim and Lilly Wust are known for their tragic love between a Jewish and a Non-Jewish during the Nazi era. Both have been portrayed in the 1999's movie Aimée & Jaguar.

Axel Axgil – and Eigil Axgil – were Danish gay activists and a longtime couple. They were the first gay couple in the world, to marry, when Denmark legalised same-sex partnership registration in They adopted the shared surname, Axgil. Gay Couple, Art Gay, Interesting History, Creepy, World History, Lgbt History, Old Photos, Vintage Men, Black And White

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The latest Tweets from Whizzpast (@Whizzpast). History's most fascinating photos discovered by the writers of the Internet's hottest history blog. History High

Frieda Belinfante, was a half-Jewish lesbian member of a gay resistance group called the CKC. She participated in the planning of the destruction of the Amsterdam Population Registry in March and was also active in falsifying identity cards and arra Great Women, Amazing Women, Brave, Holocaust Memorial, Jewish History, Memorial Museum, The Third Reich, Women In History, World War


Portrait of Frieda Belinfante, reportedly dressed in men’s clothing to disguise herself from Nazi informers, 1943 Frieda Belinfante was a half-Jewish lesbian member of a gay resistance group called...

Vintage Group changelobstersanddance: Romy Schneider – & Lilli Palmer – in Mädchen in Uniform, 1958 I ♡ ♡ ♡ This ! Vintage Lesbian, Lesbian Art, Lesbian Love, Lesbian Couples, Vintage Kiss, Romy Schneider, Art Lesbien, Mädchen In Uniform, Lilli Palmer


queering: Au bord des lèvres « LE CLOWN LYRIQUE From Maedchen in Uniform (1958).

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 - Russian Propaganda a Lesbian Gay Women Art Print by Felix dEon Vintage Lesbian, Lesbian Art, Gay Art, Communist Propaganda, Propaganda Art, Tom Of Finland, Art Lesbien, Mädchen In Uniform, Soviet Art

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Dyke - a quarterly, 1976 Vintage Lesbian, Lesbian Art, Lesbian Love, Vintage Men, Lgbt, Genderqueer, Kawaii, Women In History, Life Magazine

Our Legacy: Six Lesbian Magazines From The Then Before Now | Autostraddle

"No woman ever made a dime for her work, and some ... worked themselves into a state of mental and physical decline on behalf of the magazine."

The ones who started the Stonewall riots in generally seen as the beginning of the modern gay rights movement. Stonewall Inn, Stonewall Riots, Stonewall Uprising, Gay Rights Movement, Lgbt History, Intersectional Feminism, Gay Pride, Equality, Vintage Photos

Stonewall. The riots following the June 28, 1969, police raid on New York City's Stonewall Inn did not start the discussion on gay liberation, but they certainly became the catalyst for a national movement. When the Mafia-owned bar that offered a safe place for gay men and lesbians to drink and dance was shut down as part of a citywide crackdown on homosexual life, Greenwich Village erupted into several days of unrest....

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Explore Libby Hall Dog Photo's photos on Flickr. Libby Hall Dog Photo has uploaded 2050 photos to Flickr.