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Scope and Contents In this oral history, Cody Penotte describes her very diverse childhood in several different families and socioeconomic backgrounds, her equally diverse job experience, and the factors that led her to pursue a Bachelor's degree at Smith College. The interview focuses on the numerous jobs she has held, particularly in the field of woodworking, as well as her experience with the Ada Comstock program, and her relationship with her current partner. Penotte’s story also details the ways in which...
Dates of Materials: 2011 April 23
Abstract Documenting Lesbian Lives is a collection of life histories with people who consider themselves to be (presently or at one time) lesbian, queer or bisexual. The project provides a complex and nuanced collective story of American lesbian history and experience. Narrators include grassroots activists and political organizers; educators and academics; musicians, writers, and artists; as well as community and religious leaders. They come from a variety of class, ethnic, racial, social, and...
Dates of Materials: 2010-2020