“The Women’s Rights movement impacted my life by giving me the courage to accept the challenge of change.” – Edith Kokernot Grinnell
Author. Equal Rights Advocate. National Women’s Conference Houston 1977.
Courtesy of the Share Your Stories From ’77 project. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. November 6, 2017
Photo 1. Edith Kokernot Grinnell, 1944. Photo 2. Edith with her children: Peggy, Walter, Jan and Diana. Photo 3. Diana sharing Peggy’s 1977 moment on Time Magazine with Gloria Steinem at the 2017 Women’s Conference.