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National Museum of American History
The dress Gittings wore to that protest is in our collection. It helps us explore the logistics of the protests. Or… https://t.co/74h4S4RTzc
Posted July 4, 2020
National Museum of American History
Executive Order 10450 followed announcements from government officials, including Senator Joseph McCarthy, that the… https://t.co/5t4tXG0TgP
Posted July 4, 2020
National Museum of American History
In 1953, President Eisenhower issued Executive Order 10450, which barred lesbian and gay people from working for th… https://t.co/SRDg4LO9tJ
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National Museum of American History
Today in 1966: Barbara Gittings protested outside Independence Hall, objecting to the federal government’s ban on h… https://t.co/K2lFjYoGhh
Posted July 4, 2020
National Museum of American History
However, one curator notes, Johnson practically disappeared from cigarette cards made in the United States, like th… https://t.co/kVKdd7KGrh
Posted July 4, 2020