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Ruth Simpson and Ellen Povill, Tape 2 of 2, October 8, 1989

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Title

Ruth Simpson and Ellen Povill, Tape 2 of 2, October 8, 1989

Description

Ruth Simpson and Ellen Povill are interviewed in Woodstock, New York. They talk about various movements, including civil rights, feminism and gay and lesbian rights. They describe the day a group of feminists were arrested at a demonstration and the police brutality they experienced and later on, examples of FBI interception. Ruth discusses DOB and her leadership of the New York chapter and Ellen talks about her activities on the action committee.

Date Created

1989-10-08

Citation

Interviewer: N/A, Interviewee: Ruth Simpson, Ellen Povill, “Ruth Simpson and Ellen Povill, Tape 2 of 2, October 8, 1989,” Herstories: Audio/Visual Collections of the LHA, accessed March 22, 2019, http://herstories.prattinfoschool.nyc/omeka/document/Physical%3A%20MV-68%2C%20Digital%3A%20simpson_povill_tape2of2_19891008.