Valerie Taylor collection, 1973-1997.


Valerie Taylor collection, 1973-1997.

Copies of articles in gay newspapers about Valerie Taylor; copies of Taylor's correspondence to Tee Corinne and Nancy Finke, and Kuda's notes on people mentioned in the letters. Typescript copies of correspondence from May Sarton to Valerie Taylor, 1973-1974. Also, copies of Kuda's letters to Taylor, 1975-1997, and Taylor's to Kuda, 1975-1997. Text of speeches given at first three Lesbian Writers Conferences in Chicago, 1974-1976, by Taylor, Barbara Grier, and Beth Hodges.

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Taylor, Valerie, 1913-1997 (person)

Lesbian author and poet, peace activist, and feminist. Born 7 September 1913 in Aurora Illinois, Velma Nacella Young published her first lesbian novel Whisper Their Love in 1957, under the pen name Valerie Taylor. Also published under the names Nacella Young and Francine Davenport; married name was Velma Tate. Died 22 October 1997 in Tucson, Arizona, aged 84. From the description of Valerie Taylor papers, 1913-1997. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63889672 ...

Kuda, Marie J. (person)

Valerie Taylor is a lesbian author and poet, peace activist, and feminist. From the description of Valerie Taylor collection, 1973-1997. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63889908 ...

Finke, Nancy. (person)

Sarton, May, 1912-1995 (person)

By Source, Fair use, Link May Sarton (May 3, 1912-July 16, 1995), poet and novelist, was born Elanore Marie Sarton in Wondelgem, Belgium, the daughter of George Sarton, a noted historian of science, and Eleanor Mabel Elwes, an English portrait painter and designer. Sarton moved with her parents to England, and in 1916 the family immigrated to the United States. All three became naturalized Americans in 1924, by which time Sarton's name had been Americanized to Eleanor May. Sart...

Hodges, Beth. (person)

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Grier, Barbara, 1933-2011 (person)

Grier is a writer, editor, and publisher of articles and books on lesbians and lesbianism. She is one of the founders of Naiad Press, a lesbian publishing house. From the description of Barbara Grier-Naiad Press collection, 1956-1999. (San Francisco Public Library). WorldCat record id: 47183122 ...

Corinne, Tee, 1943-2006 (person)

Tee A. Corinne (1943- ) is an American photographer, artist, writer, and lesbian activist. From the description of Tee A. Corinne papers, 1966-2003. (University of Oregon Libraries). WorldCat record id: 70955458 Prolific artist, writer and lesbian activist Tee A. Corinne was born in 1943 in St. Petersburg, Florida. She grew up in the South, living in Florida and North Carolina until moving to New Orleans as a young woman. In 1968 she received an MFA from Pratt I...