Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections

Mabel Hampton Life Stories, November 20, 1978 (Tape 1)

Item

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Title

Mabel Hampton Life Stories, November 20, 1978 (Tape 1)

Subject

African American lesbians [sh85001859] Literatures [sh2003003668]

Description

Mabel discusses the importance of lesbian writing and how she considers being a lesbian to be the most important aspect in shaping her life. She goes on to give a description of her childhood. She also describes the the girl with whom she had her first lesbian experience.

Creator

Mabel Hampton (Interviewee), Madeline (Interviewee)
Joan Nestle (interviewer)

Date Created

1978

Format

Original = Cassette Tape
WAV
MP3

Medium

Digital reproduction of audio cassette.

Language

English

Type

Sound
Oral Histories

Identifier

SPW1133

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), Madeline (Interviewee) and Joan Nestle (interviewer), “Mabel Hampton Life Stories, November 20, 1978 (Tape 1),” Lesbian Herstory Archives AudioVisual Collections, accessed June 28, 2022, http://herstories.prattinfoschool.nyc/omeka/items/show/90.