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Chattanooga women's oral histories

Identifier: MS-137
This collection contains interviews regarding the history of women in Chattanooga, Tennessee recorded in 2016. The interviews document a wide breadth of local history ranging from race relations and education to women in the workforce and family life.


  • 2016-2017

Language of Materials

This collection contains materials in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright status of this collection has not been evaluated.


242 Gigabytes

Biographical / Historical

The Chattanooga Women’s Oral History Project is a collaborative initiative coordinated by the City of Chattanooga Mayor's Council for Women History Subcommittee with technical support from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga to document unique, diverse, and understudied aspects of local history by developing an open data set of linguistic material, sound recordings, and transcripts.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was donated by the Southern Adventist University undergraduate students, in partnership with the City of Chattanooga Mayor's Council, to the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on 2016 June 13.

Processing Information

The processing of this collecttion is complete.
Chattanooga women's oral histories
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections repository

615 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga Tennessee 37403 USA
(423) 425-4503