Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections

Mabel Speaks/Mabel talks about Helen (Tape 1)

Item

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Title

Mabel Speaks/Mabel talks about Helen (Tape 1)

Subject

Lesbian couples, African American lesbians, Lesbian community

Description

Oral history interview with Mabel Hampton. Mabel tells stories of different women she dated and how she met Lillian Foster, who would be her partner from 1932-1978. She also talks about friends and jobs she had in her youth.

Creator

Mabel Hampton (Interviewee)
Joan Nestle [interviewer]

Format

Original = Cassette Tape
WAV
MP3

Medium

Digital reproduction of audio cassette.

Language

English

Type

Sound
Sounds Oral Histories

Identifier

SPW52

Rights Holder

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

Citation

Mabel Hampton (Interviewee) and Joan Nestle [interviewer], “Mabel Speaks/Mabel talks about Helen (Tape 1),” Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections, accessed December 5, 2022, http://herstories.prattinfoschool.nyc/omeka/items/show/77.