International Bureau

Scope and Content

File covering the appointment of Richard Russell following Hugh Gray as General Secretary, including: agenda for meeting of the International Bureau of 16 Apr 1957 and the minutes of meetings held on 4 Oct 1956 and 16 Apr 1957, an IB report of Jan 1957 submitted to the United Nations called 'The prevailing systems relating to the traffic in persons and the problems arising out of their application', and a letter from Hugh Gray to Richard Russell; correspondence with Miss CM Harris and others, including a report on prostitution and traffic in persons in Denmark by Miss Fanny Ulfbeck; and comments by the International Abolitionist Federation on the 1949 UN Convention (1956)