(lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, queer, questioning, intersex, asexual, pansexual, etc.).
This describes a person's sexual orientation or gender.
For Lavender Scare, see page under Civil & Human Rights.
For specific people, check the History Day Previous Topics guide to see if they are listed.
These are guides created by other libraries. The Connecticut State Library will have many of the federal documents listed (if any are listed). You most likely will not be able to access any of the subscription databases listed by other libraries.
Also check the general History Day guide. There are numerous resources listed there that won't be repeated here.