Oral history interview with Harry Jonas 2002

Oral history interview with Harry Jonas 2002

 

Name:
Jonas, Harry (Interviewee); Fly on the Wall Productions (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with Harry Jonas 2002
Abstract:
Education: Washington University School of Medicine; early experiences of abortion during internship at Barnes Hospital; the rigid state of abortion legislation in Missouri pre-Roe v. Wade; experiences at Planned Parenthood, practice in Missouri; discussion of abortion methods and operating within network without performing illegal abortions; National President of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 1986/87, Missourians for Choice award; history of abortion issue, current religious/political obstacles; public stance in the pro-choice movement; fears regarding the future of pro-choice legislation.
Collection Name:
Physicians for reproductive health and choice oral history project
Subjects:
Obstetricians; Gynecologists; Abortion--United States; Abortion--Law and legislation--United States; Abortion--Law and legislation--Missouri; Abortion--Moral and ethical aspects; Abortion--Moral and ethical aspects--United States; Pro-choice movement--United States; Reproductive rights--United States; Jonas, Harry
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
2002
Physical Description:
2 sound cassettes
Note (Biographical):
Obstetrician/Gynecologist.
Note:
Interviewed by Fly on the Wall Productions, April 2002.
Note (Provenance):
Harry Jonas, Gift 2002
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13795030
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-e3gy-q811