Oral history interview with Euan Bear and Mary Schwartz

BearEuan2015Niagara.pdf
BearEuanAudioLog2015-07-02.pdf

Title

Oral history interview with Euan Bear and Mary Schwartz

Description

Euan Bear and her wife, Mary Schwartz, discuss life at the Redbird Collective from 1977 to 1979, including information on their vegan diet, building projects, and feminist philosophy. Also referenced is their activity as lesbian activists, particularly their formation of Dykes Against Nukes, an affinity group of the Clamshell Alliance, and their work helping victims of rape and sexual abuse.

Date

2 July 2015

Subject

Bear, Euan--Interviews
Schwartz, Mary--Interviews
Redbird Collective (Hinesburg, Vt.)
Lesbian activists
Feminists--Vermont
Seabrook Nuclear Power Plant (N.H.)
Dykes Against Nukes
Women's shelters--Vermont
Hippies--Vermont

Rights

Permission to publish material from the Vermont 1970s Counterculture Project must be obtained from the Vermont Historical Society.

Format

MP3

Type

Audio file

Identifier

AudioFile1970s-1

Coverage

Hinesbury (Vt.)

Interviewer

Blofson, Kate

Interviewee

Bear, Euan
Schwartz, Mary

Location

Bakersfield (Vt.)

Duration

60 min., 53 sec.

Repository

Vermont Historical Society Library, 60 Washington Street, Barre, VT 05641-4209

Comments

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Citation

“Oral history interview with Euan Bear and Mary Schwartz,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed April 26, 2017, http://digitalvermont.org/vt70s/AudioFile1970s-1.