Josephine Butler to Mrs Tanner

Scope and Content

Written from [Winchester] (dictated to A Humbert). To say she will write herself about her own evidence at the Select Committee and sent it, and will her friend write the paragraph about substituting voluntary for paid agency.

Administrative / Biographical History

3 Mar 1883. 'She will write herself about her own Evidence and send it to you directly.' This refers to JB's evidence given before the Select Committee of the House of Commons in May 1882. A majority and minority report were issued 1 Aug 1882. (For details and notes see JB to Mrs Tanner 30 Oct 1882) 'Will you please ... write the paragraph about substituting voluntary for paid agency.' See letter of JB to Mrs Tanner 30 Oct 1882.