Petition sponsored by several Stanford scientists and signed by
more than 2,600 men and women scientists from the United States, Canada, Australia and
Africa, denouncing the encyclical Humanae Vitae of Pope Paul VI prohibiting birth
control. Also includes correspondence of Paul Ehrlich, 1969, clippings, 1968-69, and
transcript of CBS radio show ?The Pope and the Pill? August 1968.
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