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This interview is one of series conducted concerning the Oral History of Appalachia. In this interview, Mary Elizabeth Behner Christopher discusses: feminism and women's rights; her family (including her father who worked to open up schools in the Philippines); detailed information about life in the Great Depression; promoting education and its effect on people; the Presbyterian Church and other churches; the movie "The Dirty Dozen"; relations with African-Americans and other ethnic groups; being a church delegate to go to Vietnam during the war and the situation in Vietnam; her involvement in political activism; as well as other topics.
Interview is included in the Marshall University Oral History Collection. The index number is OH64-613.
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Marshall University Special Collections, OH64-613, Huntington, WV.