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, Project Co-Leader

Rachel Barton, Roanoke College Class of 2016, Project Co-Leader

Elizabeth Janes, Work Study Research Assistant, 2017-2018 Academic Year

Thanks also to student volunteers, interns, and former research assistants who have helped with this project: Princess Carter (QTPOC intern, 2018); Kitty Bridgewater (QTPOC intern, 2018); Caleigh McKay (2018); Haleigh Ardolino (WSRA 2016-2017); Erin Hannon (2015-2017); Shannon Mace (2015-2016; WSRA spring 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


Rachel Barton

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