Josephine Butler to Dr Carter

Scope and Content

Written from Liverpool. Sends for his attention a circular being circulated in several of the French provinces at the initiative of a body of men at Chalons sur Saone. Begs him to send them some of the back numbers of the 'Medical Enquirer' as they obviously are not acquainted with its existence.

Date: no year but reference to 'Medical Enquirer' 1st No. Mar 1875, probably 1877 'The 'Medical Enquirer'.

Administrative / Biographical History

See Note 7 Mar 1875 J Stansfeld to Dr Carter. 'Shield': The official organ of the English Repeal Association started in 1870. The 'Bulletin' ('Le Bulletin Continental'): 'Revue men suelle des interets de la moralite publique Organe de la Federation Britannique et Continentale pour l'abolition de la Prostitution; sous direction de M Aime Humbert.' Published first 1875 at Neuchatel, later at Geneva.