New York State Women's History

Sanger Home & Clinic ...A NYS Women's History Site
Margaret Sanger
17 W. 16th St. New York NY

Type: House & Clinic

Category/Significance: economics (social work); family

Sanger's Birth Control Clinical Research Bureau moved into the house in 1930, expanding its services. Doctors nationwide came to the clinic to learn the latest contraceptive techniques (few medical colleges taught birth control) and social workers kept in contact with the women who sought assistance. ...learn more>>

GPS: 40.7380883,-73.9939925 Location Map

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