The First Clinic
See the notice for Sanger's first birth control clinic.
The Pill: Negatively Affecting U.S. Morals?
Read one magazine's opinion about the sexual revolution.
Feminists' Declaration about the Pill
Why is it safer for a man to go to the moon than for a woman to take the pill?
Correspondence between Sanger and McCormick
Two elderly activists work to create a "magic pill."
Correspondence between Pincus and Searle
A doctor on a mission encounters a company with misgivings.
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