Sam Dorr shares his life and career in Louisville, Kentucky. Dorr describes being fired from his job for being gay in 1981, the ensuing legal struggle, and publicly coming out as gay during that period. Dorr also shares his passion for the Episcopal Church, and talks about his husband Charles, whom he legally married in 2009.
Coming out (Sexual orientation)
Gay high school students
Gays--United States--Social conditions.
Gay men--Relations with heterosexual women
Gay men--Sexual behavior.
Gays--Legal status, laws, etc.--United States.
Gay couples--Legal status, laws, etc.--United States.
Homosexuality in the workplace.
Gays--Employment--Law and legislation
Children of gay parents
University of Kentucky
First National Bank of Louisville (Ky.)
“Sam Dorr,” OutSouth: LGBTQ+ Oral History Project, accessed August 14, 2020, https://www.nunncenter.net/outsouth/items/show/54.