Josephine Butler to [the 'Shield']

Scope and Content

On the necessity of having women work with prostitutes and the inappropriateness of men engaging in this work.

Administrative / Biographical History

[Apr 1870] Copy of a letter undated but probably 1870 as refers to the Acts being administered by War Office.

'Miss Garrett' - JB is referring here to Dr Garrett Anderson who supported the CD Acts

Biog: Rev Bayley (Chaplain Lock Hosp Chatham); Mr Childers; Mr Cardwell; Mr Daniel Cooper of the Rescue Society; Dr Garrett Anderson