[19770720_DMN1] St. Francis Principal Among Those Frustrated By Women's Conference



Citation

reif, Wendy, “[19770720_DMN1] St. Francis Principal Among Those Frustrated By Women's Conference,” Brooks Library Digital Collections, accessed December 18, 2014, http://digital.lib.cwu.edu/items/show/8266.

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Title

[19770720_DMN1] St. Francis Principal Among Those Frustrated By Women's Conference

Subject

Washington State Conference for Women (1977: Ellensburg, Wash.) / Women--Identity / Women’s rights – Washington (State) / Equal rights amendments--Washington (State) / Feminism

Description

The article is an account of the "Mormon Coalition" takeover of the Washington State Conference for Women, as told by Catholic nun, Sister Joan Campbell. She describes the tactics of the coalition, such as voting as a group against equal rights, abortion and lesbian rights, despite the topic of the resolution up for discussion.

Creator

reif, Wendy

Source

Central Washington University Archives, RG 027-06-61 University Relations Office—Newspaper clippings & Press Releases; Washington State Conference for Women, 1977 (Box 17 of 17)

Publisher

Des Moines News

Date

1977-07-20

Contributor

Central Washington University Archives & Special Collections

Rights

Courtesy of the Des Moines News.

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

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