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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

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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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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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1977

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Karen Burstein

Karen Burstein, State Senator from Nassau and delegate, holds her voting card in her lap while listening to the language of the motion to be voted on at the First National Women's Conference in Houston, Texas.

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1977

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Congresswoman Barbara Jordan

Houston (Tex.) - Delegates hold up National Plan booklets to be autographed by Congresswoman Barbara Jordan, keynote speaker at the First National Women's Conference in Houston, Texas.

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