The challenge to women / John B. Saunders (Episode 2 of 15)

Episode Title:
The challenge to women / John B. Saunders (Episode 2 of 15)
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Part 2 of KPFA's presentation of the University of California's Medical Center Conference "The Challenge to Women: the Biological Avalanche" held in San Francisco this year. In this recording John B. de C. M. Saunders (1907-1991), Chancellor, Professor of Anatomy, and Chair of Medical History and Bibliography at the UC Medical Center San Francisco, gives a welcome, and talks about the roles of women in terms of population explosion, birth control, and the influence of government policy. Much of his talk is based on quotes from Benjamin Franklin.

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Date Recorded on: 
at the University of California Medical Center, San Francisco, January 23, 1965
Date Broadcast on: 
KPFA, June 14, 1965
Item duration: 
1 reel (15 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archives, 1965
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RESTRICTED. Permissions, licensing requests, Curriculum Initiative, Campus Campaign and all other inquiries should be directed to: Mark Torres, Archives Director, 800-735-0230,
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This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email:  americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.

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