Miss Agnes E Slack (Secretary WWCTU) to Josephine Butler

Scope and Content

Written from WWCTU (World's Woman's Christian Temperance Union) Office, Ripley, Derbyshire.

In which she draws her attention to extracts from Miss Willard's address at their Convention in Toronto especially the reference to the 'grievous mistake Lady Henry made in proposing any scheme for regulating vice as we are only in favour of totally prohibiting all State regulation of vice.

Administrative / Biographical History

A list of letters dealing with the Toronto Convention and JB's resignation may be found as a note letter from Mrs Annie Coller to JB 27 Nov 1897.

Biog: Miss Agnes E Slack, Mrs David Richardson, Lady Henry Somerset, Miss Willard