Josephine Butler to Miss Priestman

Scope and Content

Written from Liverpool. Will she find out if Dr Dunbar will come to Geneva for the Congress and have her name put on the Committee for the Section of Hygiene; does not need to speak or debate unless she likes, If she cannot go will she allow her name to be placed on the Committee of Honour of the Congress.

Administrative / Biographical History

'Miss Humbert gone'. See letter of early Feb [1877]. She had been called home to Neuchatel to nurse her mother who had been taken seriously ill. 'Mr Llewelyn 'was her secretary who had dealt largely with all JB's correspondence during her illness in the summer of 1875. Biog: Mr Llewelyn; Miss Humbert; Mrs Goulder; Dr Dunbar.