Gallery view

1977

Henry, Diana Mara

Carrying the torch

Carrying the torch to the Albert Thomas Convention Hall in Houston, Texas for the First National Women's Conference are (left to right) Bella Abzug, Sylvia Ortiz, Peggy Kokernot, Michelle Cearcy, and Betty Friedan.

Diana Mara Henry Papers

1977

Henry, Diana Mara

Last mile of First National Women's Conference

Carrying the torch that was run from Seneca Falls to Houston enters the convention hall for the First National Women's Conference in Houston, Texas. Left to right, front row: Susan B. Anthony (great grand niece of the first suffragist of the same name), Bella Abzug, Sylvia Ortiz, Peggy Kokernot, Michelle Cearcy, Betty Friedan.

Diana Mara Henry Papers

1977 Nov.

Henry, Diana Mara

Michele Cearcy, Billie Jean King, Peggy Kokernot, Sylvia Ortiz, and Betty Friedan

Houston (Tex.) - Before leaving for the opening, Michele Cearcy, Billie Jean King, Peggy Kokernot, Sylvia Ortiz, and Betty Friedan join with members of the National Commission on the Observance of International Women's Year, sponsor of the First National Women's Conference.

Diana Mara Henry Papers

1977

Henry, Diana Mara

Last mile to Houston

Running the last mile with the torch to the Albert Thomas Convention Hall in Houston, Texas for the First National Women's Conference are (left to right) Billie Jean King, Susan B. Anthony III, Bella Abzug, Sylvia Ortiz, Peggy Kokernot, Michelle Cearcy, and Betty Friedan.

Diana Mara Henry Papers