Reference Entry

Stopes [married name Roe], Marie Charlotte Carmichael (1880-1958), sexologist and advocate of birth control

Lesley Hall

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Early life and education | Career in palaeobotany | First marriage, 1911-1916 | Married Love and second marriage, 1918 | Birth control campaigner and coal scientist, 1918-1921 | Birth control clinic, 1921 | Stopes v. Sutherland, 1923 | Motherhood and mothers' clinics, 1924-1926 | Later years and writings | Stopes's legacy | Appearance and personality

Reference Entry.  3173 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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