Lysistrata's daughters / produced by Trevor Thomas and John Harris

Program Title:
Lysistrata's daughters / produced by Trevor Thomas and John Harris
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Documentary on the Women's Strike for Peace organization, founded by Dagmar Wilson and Bella Abzug. This program includes actualities from the United Nations Plaza protest for peace. One participant says their motivation is "Emotional, not political. We want to save our children." Actualities, interviews, speeches over megaphone. Includes interview with Dagmar Wilson, co-founder of Women Strike For Peace, conducted by John Harris of Pacifica Radio. During this interview, there is bad hum, and the audio is in the left channel only. From 00:13:53 to the end. More distortion as it nears the end. Produced for Pacifica by Trevor Thomas with John Harris.

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Date Recorded on: 
November 30, 1961
Date Broadcast on: 
WBAI, January 21, 1962
Item duration: 
1 reel (24 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
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Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archives, 1962
Rights Summary: 
RESTRICTED. Permissions, licensing requests, Curriculum Initiative, Campus Campaign and all other inquiries should be directed to: Mark Torres, Archives Director, 800-735-0230,
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This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email:  americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.

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