What Perspectives Did African American Advocates Bring to the
Birth Control Movement and How Did Those Perspectives Shape the
History of the Harlem Branch Birth Control Clinic?

Document List

This document project is available by subscription
through Alexander Street Press.
You may click here to request a free trial.



Document 1: W. E. B. Du Bois, "Opinion," October 1922

Document 2: Morris Waldman to Jacob Billikopf (Billie), 21 June 1929

Document 3: Margaret Sanger to Morris Waldman, 2 July 1929

Document 4: James H. Hubert, Executive Director of New York Urban League, to Margaret Sanger, 16 October 1929

Document 5: Board of Directors, Hope Day Nursery to Margaret Sanger, 23 October 1929

Document 6: Margaret Sanger to William Fuerst of the New York Foundation, 20 November 1929

Document 7: James Hubert to Margaret Sanger, 4 December 1930

Document 8: Margaret Sanger to Antoinette Field, 8 December 1930

Document 9: Margaret Sanger to Nathan Levin, Comptroller of the Rosenwald Fund, 29 December 1930

Document 10: Margaret Sanger to Prospective Advisory Council members, 13 May 1931

Document 11: Advisory Council Meeting Minutes, 20 May 1931

Document 12: Advisory Council Meeting Minutes, 17 June 1931

Document 13: "Can You Afford to Have a Large Family?" Harlem Branch clinic flyer, ca. 1932

Document 14: Advisory Council Meeting Minutes, 23 March 1932

Document 15: Hannah Stone, Medical Director of the Clinical Research Bureau, to Margaret Sanger, 27 March 1932

Document 16: M. O. Bousfield to Michael Davis, Rosenwald Fund, 9 April 1932

Document 17A: George S. Schuyler, "Quantity or Quality," June 1932

Document 17B: W. E. B. Du Bois, "Black Folk and Birth Control," June 1932

Document 17C: Charles S. Johnson, "A Question of Negro Health," June 1932

Document 17D: Elmer A. Carter, "Eugenics for the Negro," June 1932

Document 17E: M. O. Bousfield, "Negro Public Health Work Needs Birth Control," June 1932

Document 17F: Walter A. Terpenning, "God's Chillun," June 1932

Document 17G: S. J. Holmes, "The Negro Birth Rate," June 1932

Document 17H: Constance Fisher, "The Negro Social Worker Evaluates Birth Control," June 1932

Document 17I: W. G. Alexander, "A Medical Viewpoint," June 1932

Document 17J: Norman Himes, "Clinical Service for the Negro," June 1932

Document 17K: Walter F. Willcox, "Changes in Negro and White Birth Rates," June 1932

Document 18: Letter to the editor by Peter Marshall Murray, president of the National Medical Association, July/August 1932

Document 19: "Fad Demands Few in Family Today: Dr. Harold Ellis Speaks to Group on the Wisdom of Birth Control," 5 September 1932

Document 20: "The Feminist Viewpoint," 5 September 1932

Document 21: "Suggestions Approved by Mrs. Sanger: New Program for Harlem Branch," 18 October 1932

Document 22: Advisory Council Meeting Minutes, 25 October 1932

Document 23: Lucien Brown, "Keeping Fit," 12 November 1932

Document 24: "Debate on Birth Control Attracts Much Interest," 23 November 1932

Document 25: W. Adrian Freeman, "How Do You Feel?" 3 December 1932

Document 26: Willa Murray, "Report--Tea for Social Workers in Harlem," 18 January 1933

Document 27: Advisory Council Meeting Minutes, 25 January 1933

Document 28A: Florence Rose to Mrs. Frederick Brooks, 25 January 1933

Document 28B: "A Few Typical Cases" at the Harlem Branch of the Birth Control Clinical Research Bureau, ca. 1930

Document 29: "Questions Asked After Lecture by Dr. Levinson at New York Urban League," 26 January 1933

Document 30: Advisory Council Meeting Minutes, 31 March 1933

Document 31: Emmy Jenkins, "Monthly Report of Social Work," March 1933

Document 32A: Margaret Ensign to Willa Murray, 20 April 1933

Document 32B: Helena Williams to Margaret Sanger, 27 March 1933

Document 33: Emmy Jenkins to Margaret Sanger, 5 January 1934

Document 34: Hazel Zborowski to Margaret Sanger, 30 April 1934

Document 35: James Hubert to Helen Davis, 25 June 1934

Document 36: Marie Levinson Warner, "Birth Control and the Negro," 1934

Document 37: Mabel Staupers to Margaret Sanger, 13 March 1935

Document 38: Resume of the Meeting Held at 515 Madison Avenue, American Birth Control Office, 28 May 1935

Document 39: Margaret Sanger to James Hubert, 11 June 1935

Document 40: Mabel Staupers to Margaret Sanger, 2 August 1935

Document 41: Margaret Sanger to Mabel Staupers, 7 August 1935

Document 42: Allison Pierce Moore, president of the ABCL, to Hannah Stone, 1 February 1936

Document 43: Allison Pierce Moore to Mabel Staupers, 28 February 1936



Project Credits

Related Links

| Documents Projects and Archives | Teacher's Corner | Scholar's Edition | Full-Text Sources | About Us | Contact Us |