Whitby Women's Liberation Group

Scope and Content

Includes: letter to the press from Whitby Women's Group; information sheet 'Abortion: how much choice do we have?'; unsigned typescript articles: 'The woman-identified woman', 'One-parent families', 'Jealousy', 'Socialist perspectives on female sexuality' and 'Abortion since 1967'; letter from Leon Brittan MP to Ann Sangwin of the Whitby Women's Group; and Whitby Women's Group subscriptions notebook, 1977.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sheila Rowbotham and Gloden Dallas owned a house in Whitby used by socialist and feminists. The house was also used by the Whitby Women's Liberation Group as a crèche.