1970s - Los Angeles
Anti-War Protests, Gay Liberation - and Disco!
As so many people in L.A. Reggie had aspirations to become a model and actor.
Reggie with their dog Alfie
Reggie in drag, Los Angeles, 1980
Reggie and Freeman split up when Reggie met Tim Isbell in L.A.
At the same time in San Francisco ...
The rainbow flag was created in 1978 by artist, designer, Vietnam War veteran and then-drag performer, Gilbert Baker. He was commissioned to create a flag by another gay icon, politician Harvey Milk, for San Francisco’s annual pride parade.