Arrest of a "moral pervert" in Greeley (1909)

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Title

Arrest of a "moral pervert" in Greeley (1909)

Subject

sodomy

Description

A brief account of the arrest of a young man as a "degenerate" and "moral pervert." While the specifics of his crime are not detailed in the account, both terms were used to describe those accused of sodomy and similar offenses in the early 20th century.

Creator

Greeley Tribune

Source

Colorado Historic Newspapers

Publisher

"Degenerate and Pervert," Greeley Tribune, May 5, 1909, pp. 1.

Date

May 5, 1909

Contributor

Thomas R. Dunn (researcher)

Rights

Public domain -- printed before 1926

Format

PDF, JPEG

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Original Format

Newspaper

Files

Citation

Greeley Tribune, “Arrest of a "moral pervert" in Greeley (1909),” Northern Colorado Queer Memory Project, accessed November 26, 2022, https://nocoqueermemory.omeka.net/items/show/127.