Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections

Mabel Hampton's Story, July, 1986 (Tape 3)

Item

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Title

Mabel Hampton's Story, July, 1986 (Tape 3)

Subject

Arrest (Police methods), Prisons, Race discrimination, African Americans, African American lesbians, Lesbianism, Race

Description

Mabel describes her 1923 arrest (at age 18) and term at Bedford Hills Prison, and the period shortly thereafter.

Creator

Mabel Hampton (Interviewee)
Joan Nestle (interviewer)

Date Created

1986, July

Format

Original = Cassette Tape
WAV
MP3

Medium

Digital reproduction of audio cassette.

Language

English

Type

Sound
Oral Histories

Identifier

SPW1142

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 Hampton's Story, July, 1986 (Tape 3),” Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections, accessed June 30, 2022, http://herstories.prattinfoschool.nyc/omeka/items/show/84.