File: Child Welfare

Scope and Content

Contains: news cuttings relating to the work of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children in New York; information relating to Juvenile Courts internationally but especially France and Belgium; the text of the Union of South Africa `Act to Provide for the Better Protection of Children, and to Consolidate and Amend the Law relating thereto, and to Amend the Law relating to the Industrial Schools and other Institutions for the reception of Children' (English with facing text in Afrikaans); details of legislation concerning juvenile offenders in Roumania; and letters relating to "the boarding out of children with their mothers in Australia".

Language: includes 11 pieces in French.