HerStory

HerStory is Chatham Hall's oral history project. The stories below were recorded at past Reunions for archival and shared purposes. 


Petie Pugh Kirkpatrick, '62

"People don’t realize what it was like for women back then. It was pretty horrific."

Carol Jane Van Landingham '62

“All my life I’ve experienced being an outsider, but I’ve also been sorting out my real roots, and deciding which roots I want to keep.”


Mary Catherine Sours Plaster '53

“ Classmates would remember me as a day student, which was quite a distinction at Chatham Hall for my time. There were never over ten day students in the four years. And we were very different.”