The Wedding Heard 'Round the World: America's First Gay Marriage

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"On September 3, 1971, Michael McConnell and Jack Baker exchanged vows in the first legal same-sex wedding in the United States. Their remarkable story is told here for the first time--a unique account of the passion and energy of the gay liberation movement in the sixties and seventies. At the dawn of the modern gay movement (while New York's Stonewall riots and San Francisco's emerging political activism bloomed), these two young men insisted on making their commitment a legal reality. They were already crusaders for gay ...

The Wedding Heard 'Round the World: America's First Gay Marriage 2016, University of Minnesota Press

ISBN-13: 9780816699261

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