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1977

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Oral historians

An oral historian sits ready to record at the First National Women's Conference.

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1977

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Lee Novick speaking

Lee Novick speaking to Commissioners of the President's Commission on International Women's Year before the opening of the First National Women's Conference, Houston, Texas. She was the Conference coordinator, later Rabbi Leah Novick.

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1977

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Mildred Jeffrey at podium

Commissioner Mildred Jeffrey speaking at the First National Women's Conference in Houston, Texas, with Chair Mary Anne Krupsak seated (left).

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1977

Henry, Diana Mara

Houston policewoman

One of the many Houston policewomen who volunteered for guard duty at the First National Women's Conference in Houston, Texas.

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1977

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Finale celebration

The celebration seen from the stage at the end of the First National Women's Conference in Houston, Texas. The sign language interpreter can be seen at foreground right.

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1977

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Fred Hofheinz, Helvi Sipila and Barbara Jordan

Houston Mayor Fred Hofheinz is flanked by Helvi Sipila (left) and Congresswoman Barbara Jordan at the First National Women's Conference in Houston, Texas.

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1977

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Clara Beyer

Clara Beyer, the oldest delegate at the First National Women's Conference, Houston, Texas.

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1977

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California delegates Alice Bibeau and Colleen Wong

Alice Bibeau homemaker, grandmother, and community activist, and Colleen Wong, college student, 17 years old, both California delegates to the First National Women's Conference in Houston, Texas.

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Thumbnail of Tip O'Neill and Bella Abzug

1977

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Tip O'Neill and Bella Abzug

Congresswoman Bella Abzug delivers to Thomas "Tip" o'Neill, Speaker of the House the report to the President by the Commission on International Women's Year (which Bella Abzug chaired). They are joined by Chief of Staff to Vice President Mondale Richard Moe and a group of women in the Blue Room of the White House.

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Thumbnail of Margaret Heckler confers with Jill Ruckelshaus

1977

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Margaret Heckler confers with Jill Ruckelshaus

Congresswoman Margaret Heckler (left) confers with Jill Ruckelshaus at the First National Women's Conference in Houston, Texas.

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