This collection includes the interviews used as research for Dr. Elise Chenier's 1995 MA thesis from Queen's University Tough ladies and troublemakers: Toronto's public lesbian community, 1955-1965. The project explored butch and fem lesbian bar culture in post-World War Two Toronto. The collection also includes related interviews conducted after the publication of Dr. Chenier's thesis.
Publications and works related to these interviews include:
A portion of the interviews in this collection are protected.