John Fryer notes for Dr. Henry Anonymous speech, 1972

These handwritten notes are in preparation for Fryer's participation on a discussion panel during the American Psychiatric Association's 1972 Annual Meeting.  He appeared disguised as "Dr. H. Anonymous" to discuss being gay and a psychiatrist.  This speech is considered a...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Main Author: John E. Fryer, 1937-2003 (Creator)
Collection:John E. Fryer papers (#3465)
Date:1972-03-13
Box Number:Box 38
Folder Number:Folder 11
Format: Electronic
Subjects and Genres:
Copyright:Please contact Historical Society of Pennsylvania Rights and Reproductions (rnr@hsp.org)
Online Access:https://digitallibrary.hsp.org/index.php/Detail/objects/14056
Tags: Add Tag
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Summary: These handwritten notes are in preparation for Fryer's participation on a discussion panel during the American Psychiatric Association's 1972 Annual Meeting.  He appeared disguised as "Dr. H. Anonymous" to discuss being gay and a psychiatrist.  This speech is considered an important event in the decision to remove homosexuality from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM).