From Isaac Hitchen to the Female Husband: Records of Lancashire’s LGBT History

When:
February 9, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
2018-02-09T13:00:00+00:00
2018-02-09T14:00:00+00:00
Where:
Lancaster City Museum
Market St
Lancaster LA1 1HT
UK
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Lancaster City Museum
01524 64637
From Isaac Hitchen to the Female Husband: Records of Lancashire's LGBT History @ Lancaster City Museum

Lancashire Archives in Preston holds a wealth of materials relating to the LGB&T heritage of Lancashire over the decades. From the tale of Isaac Hitchen whose loyalty to his gay friends led to him being publicly executed in 1806 at Lancaster Castle, to the tale of the ‘Female Husband’ – there is a rich local LGB&T history just waiting to be told…

Join Vicci McCann from Lancashire Archives for this exclusive talk as she reveals Lancashire’s hidden LGB&T histories.

Tickets for this talk are FREE but must be booked in advance