Browse Items (8 total)

252dff5c53afa0c4937e8b9ee96745d6.jpg
Sanger enjoyed Humbert's La Reforme Modern and describes Congressional Hearings on doctors'-only bill.

How-Martyn updates Sanger on the happenings in the birth control movement in England, the Archbishop of Canterbury's support of birth control.

EHM-3-15-34-1.jpg
How-Martyn discusses Sanger's plans to travel to Europe and a meeting with Hung-Chung Chang about efforts in China.

A birth control information center established in London in 1928 under the direction of Edith How-Martyn. In 1930, following the Seventh International Conference on Birth Control in Zurich, the center was re-organized as the Birth Control…

The Manuscript Division was one of several "departments" established in 1897 when the Library of Congress moved from the United States Capitol to a separate building nearby. Its staff of four assumed custody of a collection of twenty-five thousand…

MS-1959.jpg
Margaret Sanger founded the American birth control movement and was a leader in efforts to internationalize birth control from the 1920s-1950s. She opened the first birth control clinic in the United States, worked to overturn the Comstock Act's ban…
Output Formats

atom, dcmes-xml, json, omeka-json, omeka-xml, rss2