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The book tells the story of LGBTQIA+ American history on a state by state basis highlighting significant people, places and events.
The book tells the story of LGBTQIA+ American history on a state by state basis highlighting significant people, places and events.
238 backers pledged $21,830 to help bring this project to life.
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    IT'S IN THE MAIL!

    Receive a postcard with your state's artwork!

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    EARLY BIRD - SAVE $10

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    TEACHER'S PET

    A well laid out Lesson Plan to add into your curriculum + a copy of the book.

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    It's In The Mail + Early Bird

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    Be the first to receive the book before it's available to the public AND receive a postcard with your state's artwork!

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    THE FACTS OF LIFE

    Send a copy to Mike Pence or a legislator of your choice.

    Just in time for LGBT history month. What a nice lesson!
    (you provide us the name and address of the legislator and we will ship it)

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    Sign Me Up + It's In The Mail

    Our Gay History in 50 States Book -
    Be the first to receive a signed copy of the book before it's available to the public AND receive a postcard with your state's artwork!

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    FEELING INSPIRED

    Add the name of someone from the LGBTQIA+ community who inspired you into the book's first run (list). I'll be adding my best friend's name Tony Johnson. Who's will you be adding?

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    SHARE WITH A FRIEND

    2 copies of the book, One for yourself and the other for a library, school, learning center, or LGBTQIA+ nonprofit of your choice.

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    Feeling Inspired + Early Bird

    Add the name of someone from the LGBTQIA+ community who inspired you into the book's first run (list). I'll be adding my best friend's name Tony Johnson. Who's will you be adding?

    In addition, be the first to receive the book before it's available to the public.

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    BE A LEADER!

    Skype call with the author (30 min.) includes a book. Perfect for group discussions or classrooms.

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    BOOK CLUB

    "Class Set" includes 10 copies of the book. Makes for great holiday gifts too.

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    ART COLLECTOR

    Limited Edition, only 1 per state will be made available to the public through Kickstarter.

    Artwork Print signed by artist + Signed copy of the book by the author.
    (18x24)

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    Includes:
    • Alabama
    • Alaska
    • Arizona
    • Arkansas
    • California
    • Colorado
    • Connecticut
    • Delaware
    • Florida
    • Georgia
    • Hawaii
    • Idaho
    • Illinois
    • Indiana
    • Iowa
    • Kansas
    • Kentucky
    • Louisiana
    • Maine
    • Maryland
    • Massachusetts
    • Michigan
    • Minnesota
    • Mississippi
    • Missouri
    • Montana
    • Nebraska
    • Nevada
    • New Hampshire
    • New Jersey
    • New Mexico
    • New York
    • North Carolina
    • North Dakota
    • Ohio
    • Oklahoma
    • Oregon
    • Pennsylvania
    • Rhode Island
    • South Carolina
    • South Dakota
    • Tennesee
    • Texas
    • Utah
    • Vermont
    • Virginia
    • Washington
    • West Virginia
    • Wisconsin
    • Wyoming
    • Puerto Rico
    • Guam
    • U.S. Virgin Islands
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    DINE WITH THE AUTHOR

    Enjoy lunch with the author after the book signing + a signed copy of the book.

    Cities likely to include: Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Fort Lauderdale, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, New York, Palm Springs, San Diego & San Francisco. Let us know if you'd like to help us engage other cities. Dates are TBD

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    IT'S ALL FOR YOU!

    One of everything above!

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    VIP GUEST

    Be the VIP guest at the Minneapolis launch party, domestic airfare and hotel included (details TBD)

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