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Amolak Ram Mehta (1894-1986) was a Western-trained public health physician who served as India's Minister of Health.

Alexandrena (Rena) Carswell Datta (1886-1978) was the Scottish wife of the Indian Principal of the Forman Christian College, Lahore, Surenda Kumar Datta. Mrs. Datta was appointed organizer of birth control services in India under the auspices of the…

How-Martyn provides an update on the planned conference in Greece, suggests that the BCIIC focus on Russia, Japan, China, and India, and discusses that the "magic pill" will likely be developed in the United States or United Kingdom.

How-Martyn describes the financial situation of the birth control movement, plans for Holland, India, and China, disputes in the American birth control movement and the publication of the proceedings of the Seventh International Birth Control…

How-Martyn, writing from New York, discusses meetings with Dr. Mukerji and his usefulness for a planned Indian conference.

How-Martyn updates Sanger on the need for birth control in Scandinavia, a possible expansion of her world tour plans, a meeting with Indian students, a meeting with a Jamaican doctor.

On her way back to England from Bombay, How-Martyn discusses the birth control bill in US Congress, doctors and journalists she met in Bombay, as well as future plans.

How-Martyn describes the need for international birth control work in light of the tenth anniversary of working with Margaret Sanger, and reactions to birth control in England.

How-Martyn writes Sanger an update on the meetings she attended while in Bombay.

How-Martyn discusses her impending arrival to Port Said, and outlines the duration of the trip.

How-Martyn writes about her plans to visit Syria, Palestine and Egypt, as well as future plans for international work.

The Indian Birth Control Society was started by Professor Gopaljee Ahluwalia of Delhi University in 1922. The Society organized talks and lectures, distributed leaflets and pamphlets, and conducted a Birth Control Reference and Circulating Library.

How-Martyn updates Sanger on possible meetings with India in London as well as interest from China.

How-Martyn discusses her last day aboard the S. S. Moldavia en route to India, including meetings with Lady Hayat, Mr. Krishnamurthi, and plans to meet Dr. Kamal in Port Said.

Professor P. D. (Prabhu Dutt) Shastri was an Indian professor who attended the Sixth International Neo-Malthusian and Birth Control Conference in New York in 1925. Thereafter, he dedicated himself to educating the public on the subject of birth…

How-Martyn describes the conditions at a birth control clinic in Mysore, India, a meeting with the Prime Minister about the new maternity hospitals, and the All India Women's Conference.

How-Martyn describes her trip to India, a discussion with Mohandas Gandhi on the topic of birth control, possible future meetings in India, women doctors, and the state of birth control clinics.

How-Martyn describes her experiences promoting birth control while aboard the S. S. Mantua en route to India.

Gopalji Ahluwalia established the Indian Eugenic Society in Lehore and Simla in 1921, before moving to Delhi in 1922, where he started the Indian Birth Control Society. During that same year, he began corresponding with other birth control activists…

How-Martyn briefly summarizes a correspondence with the Indian government, talks about a Chinese doctor who is writing a book on the subject of birth control

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How-Martyn writes about the issues facing birth control in India as well as a potential international conference, a new birth control clinic in Cape Town, South Africa, and the progress of birth control in Czechoslovakia.

The Birth Control International Information Centre was founded by Margaret Sanger and Edith How-Martyn in 1930, to gather information on birth control activities around the world, foster the establishment of leagues and clinics, and sponsor tours and…

A newsletter documenting the formation of the BCIIC London Centre, birth control in South Africa, China, India, as well as Margaret Sanger's tour of Asia and to birth control opposition in the Philippines.
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