Bemoaning the votes of the "Sodomites of the capital city" (1908)

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Title

Bemoaning the votes of the "Sodomites of the capital city" (1908)

Subject

sodomy

Description

In an editorial comments, the Fort Collins Courier lambasts the numerous residents of City of Denver, who it calls "Sodomites of the capital city" for their overwhelming votes in the U.S. presidential contest for William Jennings Bryan over William Howard Taft. The newspapers also labels Denver a "wicked city."

Creator

Fort Collins Courier

Source

Newspapers.com

Publisher

"Editorial comment," Fort Collins Courier, November 25, 1908, p. 7.

Date

November 25, 1908

Contributor

Thomas R. Dunn (researcher)

Rights

Public domain -- published before 1926

Format

JPEG, PDF

Language

English

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Original Format

Newspaper

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Citation

Fort Collins Courier, “Bemoaning the votes of the "Sodomites of the capital city" (1908),” Northern Colorado Queer Memory Project, accessed November 26, 2022, https://nocoqueermemory.omeka.net/items/show/150.