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Sanger, Margaret (1879-1966) Family Limitation

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06227 Author/Creator: Sanger, Margaret (1879-1966) Place Written: [New York?] Type: Pamphlets Date: 1914 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: An illustrated leaflet on birth control. No publisher indicated. The instructions and illustrations (diagrams) describe various birth control methods and abortion.

People: Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966.

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Keywords/Subjects: Progressive Era, Woman Author, Women's History, Sexuality, Children and Family, Health and Medical, Abortion

Sub Era: The Politics of Reform