[Unknown] to [Josephine Butler]

Scope and Content

Photocopy of extract from a letter from one of the ladies who went to reside in one of the 'subjected' districts on purpose to watch the operation of the Acts and rescue innocent victims.

Latterly solicitors have been engaged and paid by the Ladies Association to defend girls unjustly seized [Compare the three letters written by JB to the 'Shield' based on her own observation in Canterbury and Chatham, Apr 1870]

Administrative / Biographical History

Undated but probable date Apr 1870. Compare JB's 3 letters for 'Shield'