Search using this query type:

Advanced Search (Items only)

Herstories:  Audio/Visual Collections of the LHA

Browse Items (16 total)

  • Tags: Marriage
020-02_gay-marriage_a_c.mp4

Crossing the Threshold: Lesbians on Marriage

This segment shows interviews with several members of the lesbian community, including a lesbian couple, a lesbian lawyer, and a mother of a lesbian, discussing the possibility of gay marriage. Themes discussed include the ways that legal marriage…

Tags:

mgPatBarbara copy.jpg

Pat Helin & Barbara Deming, Tape 2 of 2, May 10, 1987

Pat and Barbara continue to discuss their early lives in Iowa and relationships with their families. They elaborate on their early days in San Francisco, Pat’s previous marriage, political affiliations, jobs, dancing in gay bars, and why they…
pamela_oline.jpg

Pamela Oline, Tape 1 of 1, [date unknown]

Pamela Oline is interviewed. She is heterosexual and talks about her path to and experience of being a member of DOB and campaigning for gay and lesbian rights. She describes her childhood growing up in England, moving to America when she was 14 and…
linda_lopez.jpg

Linda Lopez, Tape 1 of 2, October 22, 1988

Linda Lopez is interviewed in 1988. She talks about growing up in the South and how she fared as a lesbian living in a conservative community. She discusses the Dallas DOB and how the membership consisted of a number of women who had been married,…
barbara_sang.jpg

Barbara Sang, Tape 1 of 1, April 22, 1989

Barbara Sang is interveiwed in 1989. She talks about how she went through psychotherapy and attempted to live as a heterosexual woman. She discusses her role in the New York chapter of DOB as the Education Chair and the programs and events she…
CaroleMortonFinal.jpg

LHA Daughters of Bilitis Video Project: Carole Morton, Tape 1 of 1, October 21, 1988

Carole Morton discusses her discovery of Daughters of Bilitis and her activism on behalf of lesbian mothers.
SPW513_DJ.JPG

DJ, January 6, 1980 (Tape 2)

DJ discusses her early experiences with women as a teenager, her feelings of being a tomboy, and her coming out experience. She discusses her experiences in the bar scene in Buffalo in the 1950s, and describes ways in which women would interact with…
SPW518_Lou + Jane.JPG

Lou + Jane, November 8, 1981 (Tape 3)

The interviewee discusses the time she considered getting a sex change. She talks about religion. At the end she talks about getting respect. There is significant distortion at the end of the tape.

Lou and Jane discuss their sexual relationship…
87466_ca_object_representations_media_106_original.jpg

Mabel Hampton (Tape 1)

Side A: Mabel Hampton describes meeting other lesbians and associating with other women "in the life". Also discussed is her experience during the 1920s of being set up and sentenced to serve three years for a fabricated prostitution charge at the…