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Dorothy McKnight papers

 Collection 0306-MDHC

Dorothy B. McKnight is a former executive director of the United States Women's Lacrosse Association and was a professor and the Coordinator of Women's Athletics at the University of Maryland from 1971 to 1976. This collection consists of books relating to Title IX and sex equity in athletics; some of the books include chapters authored by Dorothy McKnight. Also included are teaching materials used by Dorothy McKnight in workshops about Title IX and women's athletics.


  • 1969-2000
  • Majority of material found within 1980-1997

Use and Access to Collection

This collection is open for research.


1.50 Linear Feet

Guide to the Dorothy McKnight papers
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Finding aid written in English

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

University of Maryland Libraries
Hornbake Library
4130 Campus Drive
College Park Maryland 20742