Josie Carter recalls a women's bar called "Wildwood" at 13th and Walnut Avenue during the 1960s. In his words: "They were not just lesbians, they were real bull dykes. None of the men messed with any of them."
Researcher Michail Takach also has documented "German's Wildwood" as a butch lesbian bar only-- men were not welcome, but drag queens were(!) No photos are known, and the building no longer exists. (This had to be a remarkably rough area back then, because everything was bulldozed in a 1960s urban renewal project.)
More information about this business is welcomed from anyone who can contribute it.
Credits: contents, design and arrangement by Don Schwamb.
Major information contributed by Michail Takach.
Last updated: December-2015.