Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page Click here for the Home Page

Collection Details


Collection Name: Family Planning Oral History Project
Repository Name: Harvard University. Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. Schlesinger Library [Repository Details]
Repository Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Local Identifier: OH-1;T-25; MC223; M-138A1-3
URL: http://lms01.harvard.edu/F/67II8BXXBECHL9EKDX87ACELYBLYTPE3G6B5PI42QLVGCD37G7-01151?func=full-set-set&set_number=233833&set_entry=000100&format=999
Dates Spanned: 1973-1977
Description: History notes : From 1973 to 1977, the Schlesinger Library carried on an oral history project, funded by two two-year grants from the Rockefeller Foundation, on the role of women in the family planning movement. All but one of the interviewees were women, and many were physicians or nurses. The project concentrated first on the birth control movement and then on abortion law reform. Summary : Collection contains tapes and transcripts of the 24 oral histories, and research materials collected by the interviewers, consisting of printed and manuscript material and photographs. The interviews discuss the family background, education, marriage, children and careers of the interviewees.
Estimated Total of Interviews: 24
Finding Aid: Family Planning Oral History Project
Broad Subjects: Relationships; Health
ASP Subjects: Abortion; Abortion--United States; Birth control; Birth control--United States; Family--History; Nurses; Oral history; United States; Women physicians
Collection Code: OHC0000989