1. Martin Duberman, Stonewall (New York: Plume Books, 1993), 251.
  2. Reprinted in Arthur Bell, Dancing the Gay Lib Blues (New York: Simon and Schuster, 1971), 120.
  3. Martin Duberman, Stonewall, 251.
  4. Sylvia Rivera, interview by Eric Marcus, Making Gay History (New York: Perennial, 2000), 151-2.
  5. Duberman, Stonewall, 251-2.
  6. "Rapping With A Street Transvestite Revolutionary/ An Interview with Marcia Johnson," in Out of the Closets:Voices of Gay Liberation, 20th Anniversary Edition, eds. Karla Jay and Allen Young (New York: New York University Press, 1992), 114-18; Bebe Scarpi, personal interview, March 5, 2010.
  7. Scarpi, personal interview.
  8. Ibid., 252-3.
  9. Bell, Dancing the Gay Lib Blues, 146.
  10. Duberman, Stonewall, 254.
  11. "Rapping with a Street Transvestite Revolutionary," Out of the Closets, 114.
  12. Jean O'Leary, Making Gay History, 154-5.
  13. Rivera, Making Gay History, 151.
  14. She changed the name to the Street Transgender Action Revolutionaries. Liz Highleyman, "Sylvia Rivera: A Woman Before Her Time," in Smash the Church, Smash the State, ed. Tommi Avicolli Mecca (San Francisco: City Lights Books, 2009), 174.