Planned Parenthood Federation of America Records, Sophia Smith Collection

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Planned Parenthood Federation of America Records, Sophia Smith Collection

Description

The records of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America provide substantial information about the history of the birth control and family planning movement nationally and internationally. The records contain correspondence, memos, minutes, reports, publicity, publications, and congressional and legal materials. They document many aspects of the work of the PPFA and its predecessor organizations, advocacy, medical work, and the activities of its staff and affiliates.
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Sophia Smith Collection (Smith College)

Items in the Planned Parenthood Federation of America Records, Sophia Smith Collection Collection

Pamphlet, "Plan Your Family for Health and Happiness," undated
Cover has headshot of a smiling African American toddler (4 pages total)

Pamphlet, "National Leaders Agree--Planned Parenthood Means Better Families," undated
Cover depicts Faces and quotes from: (i) A. Philip Randolph; (ii) Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune; (iii) Mrs. Estelle Masse Riddle; and (iv) Paul B. Cornely, M.D. (4 pages total)

Distribution of Birth Control Centers and Services issued by the Planned Parenthood Federation of American Inc., listing birth control centers throughout the United States, March 17, 1941
A typed list issued by the Planned Parenthood Federation of American Inc., setting forth birth control centers throughout the United States

Poster:  Program for Action," by Birth Control Federation of America, undated"
miniature reproduction of poster depicting various graphics.