This article describes the unexpected arrival of Mormon women, organized as the "Blue and White Coalition", to the Washington State Women's Conference in Ellensburg. These women were instructed by church elders the previous week to come and stand against the pro-Equal Rights Amendment ratifications that were discussed at the event.
McBride, Deborah, "Newspaper Clippings: Mormons Join State Women's Meeting" (1977). Washington State Conference for Women, 1977. 144.
Newspaper Clippings and Press Releases, University Relations Office and Washington State Conference for Women 1977 (Box 17), Central Washington University Archives and Special Collections
Women's rights, Equal rights amendments--Washington (State), Washington State International Women's Year Conference (1977)