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Thursday, June 24, 2004

A brief history of Christopher Street

'Eighth Avenue is gay, gay, gay—there's no way around it,' says Christine Quinn, city councilwoman for the Third District, which includes both the Village and Chelsea. 'But Christopher Street is a landmark. Christopher Street has history. It has battle scars. No matter how fabulous another street gets, you can't take that away.'
The Village Voice: 25th Annual Queer Issue.