[19770710_WWUB1] Hot Issues Split Women's Conference



Citation

Walla Walla Union Bulletin, “[19770710_WWUB1] Hot Issues Split Women's Conference,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed September 17, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8243.

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Title

[19770710_WWUB1] Hot Issues Split Women's Conference

Subject

Women--Washington (State) / Washington State Conference for Women (1977:Ellensburg, Wash.) /National Women's Conference / Women--Legal status, laws, etc--Washington (State) / Women--Identity / Equal rights amendments--Washington (State)

Description

This article talks about the face-off between feminists and the "Blue and White Coalition" (composed primarily of Mormon women) on the topic of the Equal Rights Amendment ratifications that were discussed at the Washington State Women's Conference in Ellensburg, Washington on July 8-10th, 1977. The two groups were divided on issues such as lesbianism, abortion, and government spending for child care.

Creator

Walla Walla Union Bulletin

Source

Central Washington University, University Relations Office -- Newspaper clippings & Press Releases; Washington State Conference for Women 1977 (Box 17)

Publisher

Walla Walla Union Bulletin

Date

1977-07-10

Contributor

Central Washington University Archives & Special Collections

Rights

Copyright Walla Walla Union Bulletin

Format

Original newspaper clippings were scanned at 200 dpi TIFF files on an Epson Expression 10000 XL scanner. 72dpi JPEG files were then added to the Greenstone database at Central Washington University's Brooks Library

Type

text

Identifier

CWU0270661_19770710_WWUB1