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Lesbian Studies: Marriage

The research and study of lesbians.

Boston Marriages - Books

Boston Marriages - 1870s-1920s

"Boston Marriage" - a term first used in 1893. A long-term, committed, love relationship between two independent women. Katharine Coman and Katharine Lee Bates lived together in a Wellesley marriage for 25 years.

Marriage Equality - June 26, 2015

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In the United States, it was a 5-4 decision from the Supreme Court in the case of Obergefell v. Hodges. Marriage equality became the law of the land and granted same-sex couples in all 50 states the right to full, equal recognition under the law.

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