The Margaret Sanger Papers


Steffens, Lincoln (1866-1936)

Journalist. Married Josephine Bontecou (1891); Ella Winter (1924), one child. Reporter and later editor of a number of New York City newspapers. Author of The Shame of the Cities (1904), The Struggle for Self-Government (1906) and a 1931 autobiography. Co-founder of the Free Speech League.