Correspondence Between Mr. Alexander Lindey and Mrs. Stella Hanau

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Title

Correspondence Between Mr. Alexander Lindey and Mrs. Stella Hanau

Subject

Birth control
Birth control--Attitudes
Birth control--Law and legislation
Birth control--Periodicals
Birth control--Political Aspects
Contraceptives
Obscenity (Law)--United States

Description

A letter from Stella Hanau, Publications Director of the American Birth Control League, details the scandal of the illegitimate publication known as "The Birth Control Outlook." She writes to a law firm in New York City (Greenbaum, Wolff, and Ernst) seeking to take legal action against Josephine Lewis Skeehan, editor of "The Birth Control Outlook." Skeehan has reprinted articles without permission and printed medical ads considered "obscene."

Creator

American Birth Control League, Inc.

Date

1934-03-02

Language

English

Type

Text

Coverage

New York, New York
1930s

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Source

Container 198.7, Morris Leopold Ernst Papers, 1904-2000, Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas at Austin.

Contributor

Stella Hanau

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Original Format

Paper

Citation

American Birth Control League, Inc., “Correspondence Between Mr. Alexander Lindey and Mrs. Stella Hanau,” Subverting Silence: Uplifting Marginalized Conversations, accessed August 13, 2022, https://givingvoicetohiddenhistories.omeka.net/items/show/130.

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