"Activist New York"

Museum of the City of New York

Until Wed Dec 31

  • Activist New York

    Photograph: Courtesy Library of Congress

    Strike Pickets, 1910, Bain News Service photograph

    Activist New York
  • Photograph: Courtesy Museum of the City of New York

    Shackles, 1860s, from "Activist New York" at the Museum of the City of New York

  • Photograph: Courtesy Museum of the City of New York

    Beaker engraved with anti-Jacobite slogans, 1707-08, in "Activist New York" at the Museum of the City of New York

  • Photograph: Courtesy Museum of the City of New York

    Gay Bob doll with box and booklet, 1977, from "Activist New York" at the Museum of the City of New York

  • AIDS was another issue suffering from the mayor’s indifference. The lack of response to the epidemic on both the local and federal levels, however, sparked the creation of such gay-activist organizations as the GMHC and ACT-UP.

Activist New York

Photograph: Courtesy Library of Congress

Strike Pickets, 1910, Bain News Service photograph

 
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  • Cross Street:

    between 103rd and 104th Sts

  • Venue phone:

    212-534-1672

  • Venue website:

    mcny.org

  • Opening hours:

    Daily 10am–6pm

  • Transport:

    Subway: 6 to 103rd St

  • Price:

    Suggested donation $10, seniors and students $6, children 12 and under free

  • Map

    1. Museum of the City of New York
      • 1220 Fifth Ave
        East Harlem
        New York
      • 212-534-1672
      • mcny.org
      • 40.792495,-73.951905
  • Event phone:

    212-534-1672

  • Event website:

    mcny.org

  • Date Time Price information
  • Tue Feb 19 2013
    10:00am
    $10, seniors and students $6, children 12 and under free