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Favill, John (1887-1946)

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Title

Favill, John (1887-1946)

Subject

Favill, John
Middle Western States Committee

Description

Dr. John Favill served as the chairman of the Middle Western States Committee on Birth Control and used his medical knowledge to campaign for access to birth control information.

Contributor

Choudhry, Misha (created stub)

Language

English

Type

Stub

Coverage

Midwest, United States

Person Item Type Metadata

Birth Date

1887

Birthplace

Wisconsin

Death Date

December 21, 1946

Occupation

Physician
Neurologist
Professor

Biographical Text

Dr. John Favill, a neurologist, served as the chairman of the Middle Western States Committee on Birth Control. He also used his medical expertise to appear in speaking engagements regarding the benefits of birth control. At the time of his death in 1946, he was a professor of neurology at the University of Illinois medical school.

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