Quote by Janet Mary Riley found in “New Marriage Laws: Not One Woman Opposed Them”, Distaff interview, January 1980

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Title

Quote by Janet Mary Riley found in “New Marriage Laws: Not One Woman Opposed Them”, Distaff interview, January 1980

Subject

Riley, Janet Mary
Loyola University (New Orleans, La.)

Description

Reprint of quote for exhibit use.
"It brings Louisiana into the 2Oth century. But we have to understand that it wasn’t handed to us by the legislature. We fought for it every inch of the way."

Creator

White, Sara
Loyola University (New Orleans, La.)

Source

Allured, Janet. Remapping Second-Wave Feminism: the long women's rights movement in Louisiana, 1950-1997. (Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 2016), 260.

Publisher

Loyola University (New Orleans, La.)

Date

2017
1980-01

Contributor

Riley, Janet Mary

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Text

It brings Louisiana into the 2Oth century. But we have to understand that it wasn’t handed to us by the legislature. We fought for it every inch of the way.

-- JMR, “New Marriage Laws: Not One Woman Opposed Them”, Distaff interview, January 1980

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JMR_CASE3_pink_7x9_02corrected.pdf

Citation

White, Sara and Loyola University (New Orleans, La.), “Quote by Janet Mary Riley found in “New Marriage Laws: Not One Woman Opposed Them”, Distaff interview, January 1980

,” Loyola University New Orleans Special Collections & Archives, accessed December 11, 2019, https://loynosca.omeka.net/items/show/30.