Search using this query type:

Advanced Search (Items only)

Herstories:  Audio/Visual Collections of the LHA

Browse Items (6 total)

  • Tags: DOB
mgNikkiNichols copy.jpg

Nikki Nichols, Tape 2 of 2, May 14, 1987

Nikki Nichols talks about The Ladder and its role in lesbian history, and gives her thoughts about which leaders loomed large in the DOB. She brings up the Act or Teach “controversy” of the early 60s. She mentions problems with drug culture in…
astrea.png

Astraea, Tape 1 of 1

Short clips of several interviews with various members of the Daughters of Bilitius about their experiences with the group and being a lesbian in the 1950s and thereafter.
mgNikkiNichols copy.jpg

Nikki Nichols, Tape 1 of 2, May 14, 1987

Nikki Nichols describes her coming out process, and experiences with older lesbian women as a teenager. Discusses changing views on butch/fem issue. Laments the lack of lesbian groups in Sacramento, as well as describing issues with and fears of…
mgKarenAndersonRyer copy.jpg

Karen Ryer Anderson

Karen Anderson Ryer discusses her coming out process, and the acceptance of her parents. She talks about butch vs. fem, and changing generational attitudes. Discusses importance of feminism to lesbianism specifically, and differences from gay…
alma_routsong.jpg

Alma Routsong, Tape 2 of 2, January 20, 1990

Alma Routsong is interviewed in New York in 1990. She discusses DOB groups and events, as well as the demise of DOB.
alma_routsong.jpg

Alma Routsong, Tape 1 of 2, January 20, 1990

Alma Routsong is interviewed in New York in 1990. She discusses her early experiences of being a lesbian and coming out. She explains how lesbian literature of the time informed her about DOB and influenced her to leave her husband and move to New…