The Southwest Virginia LGBTQ+ History Project is grateful to have institutional support at Roanoke College in Salem, Virginia.


Dr. Gregory Rosenthal, Assistant Professor of Public History

Haleigh Ardolino, Work Study Research Assistant, 2016-2017 Academic Year

Julia Greider, Herstorian-in-residence, 2016-2017 Academic Year

Thanks also to student volunteers and former research assistants who have helped with this project: Rachel Barton (2016); Shannon Mace (2015-2016; WSRA spring 2016); Erin Hannon (2015-2016); Olivia Streett (2015-2016); Olivia Rhodin (2015); Kat West (2015). Thank you!

Thanks also to the community members who have brought this project to life. You are too numerous to name.

October 2015 meeting at Roanoke College


Dr. Gregory Rosenthal

History Department

Roanoke College

221 College Lane, Salem, Virginia 24153

(540) 375-5257