Claudia Venable and Sarah Watts

Recorded January 3, 2023 Archived January 3, 2023 39:34 minutes
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Sarah Watts (29) asks her mother, Claudia Venable (72), about her career and marriage.

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CV talks about being in Boston while finishing her residency and getting divorced.
CV talks about her all-night conversation with Jerry, how they talked about children, and he floated the idea of getting married.
CV talks about Jerry meeting her parents.
CV talks about how she and Jerry loved to go to aerobics, and she tells a story of a particular class.
CV talks about working long hours after her first child was born and Jerry losing his job.
CV reflects on the marriage and how she did love Jerry.


  • Claudia Venable
  • Sarah Watts

Recording Location

Atlanta History Center

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