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Overview The Alan Guttmacher Institute is a birth control research and advocacy organization; fields of study include abortion, contraception, HIV and STI's, pregnancy and teenage sexual health research. As the Guttmacher Institute website states, 'Good reproductive health policy starts with credible research'; indeed, the Institute's records provide accurate and accessible research from a wide range of sexual and reproductive health fields. Records include reports, data, publications, administrative...
Dates: 1960 - 2018
Overview The Alexander C. Sanger papers document Alexander Sanger's work as President and CEO of Planned Parenthood of New York City, and his involvement in Planned Parenthood Federation of America, the International Planned Parenthood Federation, and the general struggle for reproductive rights in the U.S. and abroad. The collection also includes materials related to the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation Program for Commissioning Women in the Performing Arts, founded by Alexander Sanger in 2013.
Dates: 1955 - 2017
Overview Lawyer; birth control advocate; and abortion rights advocate. The Harriet F. Pilpel Papers are primarily related to her professional work with sexual and reproductive rights. The collection is essentially Pilpel's reference files, and is primarily composed of court documents from various legal cases on the state and federal level. The papers allow for a comprehensive, state-to-state comparison of a variety of sexual and reproductive laws, and provides a sense of the debates going on in...
Overview Researcher; Author; Reproductive health specialist. Papers contain extensive research and printed material, primarily from Dryfoos's work at the Alan Guttmacher Institute in the 1960s and 1970s. They include her working files on such subjects as family planning and abortion as well as numerous articles, reports, and speeches authored by Dryfoos.
Dates: 1960-2005 (ongoing); Majority of material found within 1970s
Overview The Margaret Sanger Papers Project (MSPP) is a historical editing project sponsored by the Division of Libraries at New York University. The Project was formed by Dr. Esther Katz in 1985 to locate, arrange, edit, research, and publish the papers of the noted birth control pioneer. The collecion contains biographical files, subject files, chronology and newspaper clippings, correspondence, a few primary sources (pamphlets, brochures, and publications), computer files, and an FBI file on Margaret...
Dates: 1879 - 2012
Overview The Margaret Sanger Research Bureau (MSRB) operated under numerous names and parent organizations from 1923 to 1974, providing birth control and infertility clicnical services to thousands of patients, and serving as a site for medical research and education on these topics. The MSRB records contain correspondence, printed material, clippings, books, glass slides, films, and a library of 59 books on birth control, sexuality, marriage, family, and related topics. Of particular interest are 19th...
Dates: 1815 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1917-1969
Collection — Multiple Containers
Overview Administrator, Family planning services. Correspondence, memoranda, manuals, and reports pertaining to providing and managing family planning services, particularly in Texas. NOTE: There is no container list online for this finding aid. You may contact the Sophia Smith Collection if you want one sent to you.
- Birth control -- Political aspects 6
- Books 5
- Writings 5
- reports 5
- Birth control -- Research 4
- Notes 4
- Planned Parenthood Federation of America 4
- Reproductive health 4
- Birth control -- Law and legislation -- United States 3
- Brochures 3
- Computer media 3
- Electronic records 3
- Memorandums 3
- Publications 3
- Speeches. 3
- clippings 3
- Abortion -- Law and legislation -- United States 2
- Abortion -- United States 2 ∧ less
- Portuguese 1
- Spanish; Castilian 1
- Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966 3
- Alan Guttmacher Institute 2
- Dryfoos, Joy G. 2
- Margaret Sanger Research Bureau 2
- American Birth Control League 1
- Audam, Suzette 1
- Birth Control Clinical Research Bureau (New York, N.Y.) 1
- Birth Control Federation of America 1
- Blossom, F.A. (Frederick Augustus), b. 1878 1
- Center for Family Planning Program Development 1
- Dennett, Mary Ware, 1872-1947 1
- Drysdale, George, 1825-1904 1
- Edelin, Kenneth, 1939- 1
- Ellis, Havelock, 1859-1939 1
- Guttmacher, Alan Frank, 1898- 1
- Harmon, Moses, 1830-1910 1
- International Planned Parenthood Federation 1
- Jaffee, Frederick S. 1
- Malthusian League 1 ∧ less