Carol Snetsinger Interview

Interviewee

Carol Snetsinger

Interviewer

Dawn Walsh

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Description

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.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Gay rights; Equality before the law; Gays; Feminism; Women

Original Date

7-28-2002

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Montana Feminist History Oral History Project OH-378, Archives and Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana

Digital Publisher

University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use of this item. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 378-017

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (57 min.) : analog + 1 transcript (15 p. : 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

57 minutes

Local Filename

oh378_17.mp3; OH378-17.pdf

OCLC Record Number

1004430478

Carol Snetsinger Interview
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