Carol Snetsinger explains the events leading up to the initiation of the equal rights/benefits for partners lawsuit titled Snetsinger v. State of Montana, the hate mail and arson that followed, and the overwhelming community support in response. She describes her experiences as a spokesperson for gay rights in Missoula and Montana and recalls her early months in Missoula searching for a gay community.
Gay rights; Equality before the law; Gays; Feminism; Women
Montana Feminist History Oral History Project OH-378, Archives and Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
1 sound cassette (57 min.) : analog + 1 transcript (15 p. : 28 cm.)
OCLC Record Number
Snetsinger, Carol, "Carol Snetsinger Interview, July 28, 2002" (2002). Montana Feminist History Oral History Project. OH 378-017.