Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections

Barbara Gittings and Kay Tobin, Tape 1 of 3, February 20, 1988

Item

BarbaraGittings&KateTobin.jpg

Title

Barbara Gittings and Kay Tobin, Tape 1 of 3, February 20, 1988

Subject

Lesbians, Books, Bias Incidents, Activism, Butch and Femme, Police Harassment, Lesbian and Gay Civil Rights

Description

Barbara Gittings talks about her life and her history with the Daughters of Bilitis. She served as the National Corresponding Secretary for DOB and helped run the NYC chapter when she was living in Philadelphia. Despite that, she frequently criticizes DOB positions and found herself to be more radical in her approach to activism.

Creator

Manuela Soares

Date Created

October 24, 2013

Format

Preservation: .avi; Access: .mp4

Medium

Digital reproduction of video cassette

Language

English

Type

Video; Oral history

Identifier

MV-36

Rights Holder

Lesbian Herstory Archives, Contact Designation: Maxine Wolfe, Contact Address: 484 14th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215, Phone Number: 718-768-3953

Citation

Manuela Soares, “Barbara Gittings and Kay Tobin, Tape 1 of 3, February 20, 1988,” Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections, accessed October 17, 2021, http://herstories.prattinfoschool.nyc/omeka/document/MV-36.