Alfred Moran collection of Planned Parenthood of New York City records
Scope and Contents
These materials include meeting minutes, Planned Parenthood clinic statistics, reports and studies on reproductive services and health, and training, policy, and procedure documents. Also included are records from the Public Affairs Committee and the Family Planning Information Service (FPIS).
Dates of Materials
- Creation: 1960 - 1980
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research use without restriction beyond the standard terms and conditions of Smith College Special Collections.
Conditions Governing Use
Materials in this collection may be governed by copyright. For reproductions of materials that are governed by fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. Researchers are responsible for determining who may hold materials' copyrights and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from Smith College Special Collections to move forward with their use.
Biographical / Historical
Alfred F. Moran served as chief executive officer of Planned Parenthood of New York City (PPNYC) from 1966 until 1989. He is credited for merging several New York City regional family planning operations, including the Margaret Sanger Research Bureau, to strengthen PPNYC’s services, operational budget, and influence on public policy. He passed away in 1994 at the age of 67.
Source: Wolfgang Saxon. “Alfred Moran, 67, First to Head New York Planned Parenthood.” Accessed June 14, 2022. https://www.nytimes.com/1994/06/07/obituaries/alfred-moran-67-first-to-head-new-york-planned-parenthood.html
5.875 linear feet (8 containers)
Language of Materials
Alfred F. Moran served as chief executive officer of Planned Parenthood of New York City (PPNYC) from 1966 until 1989. The materials include meeting minutes, Planned Parenthood clinic statistics, reports and studies on reproductive services and health, redacted patient forms, and training, policy, and procedure documents.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This collection was found on the shelf during the Special Collection's move to Neilson Library in April 2021. No acquisition documentation was located and the collection was accessioned in June 2022. A file inventory was made and one box was rehoused.
- Finding Aid to the Alfred Moran collection of Planned Parenthood of New York City records
- Althea Topek
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
Part of the Sophia Smith Collection of Women's History Repository
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