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Legacy Project to induct Johnson, Tchaikovsky Oct. 13
2018-10-10

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The Legacy Project has announced the fall inductions of transgender activist Marsha P. Johnson and Russian composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky onto Chicago's award-winning outdoor LGBT History Museum "The Legacy Walk."

The inductions will take place on Saturday, Oct. 13, beginning with a pre-ceremony reception at 1-2 p.m. in the Harris Hall of Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted St., that will focus on Johnson's legacy with several guest speakers.

The reception will be followed by a brief outdoor ceremony at 2 p.m. in front of the Center, where the bronze memorial will be revealed. Following Johnson's induction, there will be a similar ceremony at 2:30 p.m. to welcome famed Russian composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky to the Legacy Walk at 3311 N. Halsted St.

Both ceremonies will be followed by a "Dedication Celebration" at Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted St.

See LegacyProjectChicago.org .


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