Diane Sands and Nancy Owens
Ellen Krieghbaum describes the genesis of competitive women’s sports in Montana and the Montana Women’s Sports Association. She talks about gender discrimination at MSU in terms of lower salaries and fewer promotions for women. Krieghbaum discusses receiving help from the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission and attorney George Morgan in the class action law suit against MSU in the 1970s regarding the fact that women employees were being paid less than their male colleagues.
Montana Women’s Sports Association, History; Women athletes; Women, Legal status, laws, etc., Montana
Montana Feminist History Oral History Collection, OH 378, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
1 sound cassette (00:90:00 min.): analog + 1 transcript (13 p.: 28 cm.)
OCLC Record Number
Kreighbaum, Ellen, "Ellen Kreighbaum Interview, August 8, 2004" (2004). Montana Feminist History Oral History Project. OH 378-054.