Josephine Butler to International Council of Women

Scope and Content

To be read out at the International Council of Women [a session on 30 Jun 1899 held at the Church House, Westminster on the 'Social necessity for an equal moral standard for men and women']

The first letter introduces Mrs HJ Wilson who is deputising for her and the second points out in strong terms the legislative injustice that the neglect of this principle has brought upon them.