Mrs Emily Kelsey to Miss Forsaith

Scope and Content

Written from Ellerslie, Auckland, New Zealand.

Thanking her for her letter on behalf of Josephine Butler. Their attempt last year to repress the CD Acts failed but they will continue to press for its removal from the Statute Book.

Administrative / Biographical History

'There was an attempt to repress the CD Acts last year.' See letters of 7 Sep and 14 Oct 1897 from E Kelsey and other sympathisers.

Biog: Mrs Kelsey