In Sisterhood: the Women’s Movement in Pittsburgh©, 1967-1989, is an oral history and multimedia project designed to promote a deeper understanding and appreciation of an inspiring aspect of the region’s history and to highlight how progress was achieved through the hard work and determination of a diverse group of local grassroots activists.
Pennsylvania NOW Conference 2018
Saturday, March 24th
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Doubletree Hilton & Suites
1 Bigelow Square
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Pennsylvania NOW Election of Officers
Women’s Movement Exhibit
Founding President of Pennsylvania NOW
Three term President National NOW
Founder & President of Feminist Majority
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In Sisterhood Multimedia Exhibit highlights the work of Pittsburgh feminists to gain equal rights for women and girls in our region and beyond during from the 1960’s through the 1980’s. It includes portraits of influential leaders of the women’s movement, a 15-minute video based on excerpts from their oral histories, period photos and memorabilia of historical significance. Featured activists include Wilma Scott Heide, Eleanor Smeal, Christine Niebrzydowski, Phyllis Wetherby, Brenda Frazier and other leading feminists in southwest Pennsylvania.
The exhibit will be displayed 12:00-2:30 PM at the Pennsylvania NOW Conference, in the Erie Room, Doubletree Hilton