Birth Control in Practice : Analysis of Ten Thousand Case Histories of the Birth Control Clinical Research Bureau - Marie E Kopp - 1934 - "... the result of ten years of controlled research and investigation by the Birth Control Clinical Research Bureau, of which Mrs Margaret Sanger is Director, and has become, immediately on publication, the basic book in the field." First printing in dust jacket of this important, influential study which helped advance the birth control movement.
History Spelman House University Chicago - Putnam - History of the first women's House to be established at the University of Chicago. An uncommon and fascinating piece of early twentieth century academic social history.
Women and Work : The Economic Value of College Training by Helen M. Bennett on Mike's Library. New York: D Appleton, 1917. "Comprehensive study, emphasizing what her experience as the manager of the Chicago [Collegiate] Bureau of Occupations has taught the author." - Publisher's Weekly.
Dress as a Fine Art : With Suggestions on Children's Dress. With an Introduction on Head Dress by Prof. Fairholt - Mary Philadelphia Merrifield - Boston: John P Jewett and Company, 1854. First US Edition of English work first appearing in the "London Art Journal".
Horatio Robinson Storer - A Proper Bostonian on Sex and Birth Control - Reprint of 1868 edition of Why Not? A book for every woman, published by Lee and Shepard, Boston, and of 1868 edition of Is it I? A book for every man, published by Lee and Shepard, Boston. - In 1865, Storer won an AMA prize for his essay aimed at informing women about the moral and physical problems of induced abortion - published as Why Not? A Book for Every Woman.
The Sterilization Act of 1926 provided sterilization to whomever was deemed disabled, insane or deformed. This act was put into order to prevent weak links in society to multiply. Justice Holmes, the justice in the court in which the act was passed, stated, "Three generations of imbeciles is enough."(Hana and Kim)
History of Woman Suffrage : Volume 5 1900-1920 [Women] - Authors: Ida Husted Harper, Elizabeth Cady Stanton. This volume covers the organizing and World War I work culminated with the adoption of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, and women voting in 1920. SOLD.