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Oral history interview with Byllye Avery, 2003.

Creator: Avery, Byllye, 1937-
Project: Physicians for reproductive health and choice oral history project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript 12 pages Videorecording 1 videocassette
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Health Care Activist

Scope and Contents

Affiliations: Founder of the Bainesville Women's Health Center in Gainesville, Florida; abortion experiences of low-income women; experiences at health center in Gainesville; Medicaid coverage of abortions; underground clergy referral network; control over one's reproductive health; doctores performing illegal abortions, 1960s


Access Conditions

Copyright by Physicians for Reproductive Choice and Health (PRCH), 2002

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