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    Librarian, philanthropist Jim Arshem dies at 77

    Longtime supporter of Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington

    October 2nd | by Lou Chibbaro Jr.


    Longtime gov’t speechwriter Shelbia Lengel dies at 81

    Played lead role in organizing first national AIDS hotline

    August 30th | by Lou Chibbaro Jr.


    Pioneering minister Robert Wood dies at 95

    Early advocate of gay acceptance within Christian churches

    August 22nd | by Lou Chibbaro Jr.


    Sports enthusiast James McDonald dies at 56

    Played softball in D.C. tournaments

    August 16th | by Lou Chibbaro Jr.


    Tom Gallagher, U.S. Foreign Service officer, dies at 77

    Longtime LGBT rights advocate came out publicly in 1975

    July 10th | by Lou Chibbaro Jr.


    Pre-Stonewall gay rights pioneer Dick Leitsch dies at 83

    Helped end police entrapment arrests of gay men

    June 26th | by Lou Chibbaro Jr.


    John Joseph Harmon dies at 58

    Golf enthusiast loved cooking, collecting

    June 21st | by Joey DiGuglielmo


    Peter Bartis, folk life specialist, dies at 68

    Spent 40 years at Library of Congress

    May 31st | by Lou Chibbaro Jr.
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