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Riddle, Mary, 1949-

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1949-

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Mary Riddle oral history interview, July 24, 2004

 Item — Box: 3
Identifier: W008_RiddleM_20040724
Scope and Contents Interviewed by Janet Paulk. Riddle recounts a childhood in which she and her family moved around a great deal. She says that her earliest feminist activity was to run for a high school office, with the slogan, “Not the best man for the job, the best candidate.” She remembers becoming very interested in feminism in the early 1970s, at which time, while working and studying in Atlanta, she read Betty Freidan’s Feminine Mystique, and the newly circulating Ms magazine. Riddle states that her work...
Dates: July 24, 2004