#TBT: In celebration of #WomensHistoryMonth, we shine a light on The Town Hall in #TimesSquare, which was founded in 1921 by suffragists. As a meeting place dedicated to exploring important issues of the day, The Town Hall has held many significant events involving major female figures throughout history. Margaret Sanger, for example, was famously arrested on Town Hall’s stage during a public meeting on birth control in 1921. She was an avid supporter of women’s sexual rights, and founded the American Birth Control League, now known as Planned Parenthood.
Image credit: The Town Hall