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Curator Confidential: Safe/Haven: Gay Life in 1950s Cherry Grove

55 minutes

Recorded on June 16, 2021
Explore the gay and lesbian community that flourished during the 1950s on Fire Island through some 70 enlarged photographs and additional ephemera. Join Rebecca Klassen, associate curator of material culture, and Cherry Grove Archive Collections curators Brian Clark, Susan Kravitz, and Parker Sargent as they discuss the open-air exhibition which will be on view in New-York Historical’s courtyard through October 11.

Curator Confidential is a weekly webinar series, running during the Museum's temporary closing, with New-York Historical curators as they take a deep dive into some of the highlights of our collection and past exhibitions. Museum Members get exclusive access to the series and can participate live, so join us now.

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