Cheri Pies papers

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2021


Descriptive Summary

Title: Cheri Pies papers
Dates: 1980-1989
Collection Number: 2003-08
Creator/Collector:
Extent: 1.4 linear feet
Repository: GLBT Historical Society
San Francisco, California 94103
Abstract: The Cheri Pies papers contain materials related to her groundbreaking 1985 book, “Considering Parenthood: A Workbook for Lesbians,” and other lesbian parenting issues. Pies, a clinical professor at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, has been a leader in women’s health for 30 years and was instrumental in supporting lesbian motherhood in the late 1970s.
Language of Material: English

Access

Collection is open for research. Mailing lists and other records holding the names, addresses, and/or phone numbers of individuals will be restricted for 20 years.

Preferred Citation

Cheri Pies papers. GLBT Historical Society

Acquisition Information

Gift of Cheri A. Pies on April 9, 2003.

Scope and Content of Collection

The Cheri Pies papers contain materials related to her groundbreaking 1985 book, “Considering Parenthood: A Workbook for Lesbians,” and other lesbian parenting issues. Pies, a clinical professor at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, has been a leader in women’s health for 30 years and was instrumental in supporting lesbian motherhood in the late 1970s. The collection contains research files for her book, and includes correspondence, book proposals, drafts, notes, questionnaires and newsclippings. Subject files include materials on artificial insemination and legal issues surrounding lesbian parenthood. GSSO linked terms: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_000381; http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C16529; http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_001813

Indexing Terms

Lesbians
Education
Health