Collection: Women Activists

Durgin, Leslie – OH1244
Interview Date: 2003

People: Janet Beardsley   Places: Boulder   Subjects: childhood years and family background, political climate in Boulder and Colorado in the 1970s, nonprofit organizations with which she has worked, Colorado Coalition for Choice, need to resign from nonprofits while mayor … Continue reading

Gore, Jean Claire – OH0870
Interview Date: 1996

People: Jack Gore (husband)   Places: Vetsville on Arapahoe Avenue   Subjects: Pruitt Press; Unitarian Church, Social Action Committee; Vietnam War protests; Democratic Party, Boulder County and national; National Democratic Coalition; Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom; Peace Center … Continue reading

Gore, Jean Claire – OH1238
Interview Date: 2003

Abstract: Jean Gore talks about her wide-ranging career working on behalf of social justice and peace, including work with the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF); the Reading to End Racism program in Boulder County; international work she … Continue reading

Gruenberg, Jill – OH1231
Interview Date: 2003

ABSTRACT: Jill Gruenberg describes her work with MESA (Moving to End Sexual Assault) and the Therapeutic Riding Center, including her childhood, education, and other early experiences that led her to this work, the services offered by MESA, and a discussion … Continue reading

Havice, Doris – OH0443
Interview Date: 1989

People: Doris Webster Havice.   Places: Boulder.   Subjects: Feminism and women’s rights; student protests; Friendship City project; Sister City project; education system.  

Hopper, Marti – OH1232
Interview Date: 2003

ABSTRACT: Marti Hopper talks about her job as the Adult Prevention Education Coordinator for MESA, Moving to End Sexual Assault. She describes her background and what led to her taking this job, the services provided by MESA, and issues of … Continue reading

Hyde, Barbara – OH0657
Interview Date: 1994

People: Barbara Hyde.   Places: Fort Collins, Longmont.   Subjects: Anti-war CSU activities; CSU Horticulture Department; pesticide regulation; agricultural extension agent, Longmont; discrimination against women in horticulture; master gardener program; changes in horticulture, 1970-1990; her book “Gardening in the Mountain … Continue reading

Inkpen, Priscilla – OH1239
Interview Date: 2003

Places: Boulder   Topics: formative experience of attending Beirut University in Lebanon, work as a minister in the United Church of Christ, work on peace and social justice issues before coming to Boulder, work with Peace Center and Campus Ministry … Continue reading

Macfarlan, Susan T. – OH1226
Interview Date: 2003

People: Sherburne Mcfarlan   Places: Boulder   Topics: family background, decision to become a nurse, living in Germany while husband was in the army, moving to Boulder in 1962, parents’ efforts to set up Planned Parenthood facilities in Michigan, women … Continue reading

Mancinho, Anita – OH1219
Interview Date: 2003

Places: Boulder   Subjects: childhood in Rhode Island, decision to become a nun after high school, working as a foreign missionary in Southeast Asia and South America, leaving the religious order, working with immigrants and troubled youth, Spain in the … Continue reading

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