Queer Digital History Project

MISSION

Logging queer history online, one site at a time.

The Backroom

Title

The Backroom

Format

Bulletin Board System (BBS)

Name

The Backroom

Area Code

718 Area Code

City and State/Province

New York, NY

Abbreviations/Alias

Backroom BBS

Year Founded (approximate)

1986

Last Year Active (approximate)

1997

Network/Platform

Host BBS of GayCom network

Intended Audience

gay people; people with HIV/AIDS

Primary Language

American English

Exterior References

Files

BackroomAd_Outweek55.png

Citation

“The Backroom,” Queer Digital History Project, accessed April 20, 2021, http://queerdigital.com/items/show/42.

Geolocation