Singapore : Straits Settlement publications

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- various Straits Settlements on protection of women and girls from 1896-1930

- 'Annual report of the Protector of Chinese Straits Settlements for the year 1914' by W Peacock' Singapore, 1915

- 'Federated Malay States. Amendment to Protection of Women and Girls Act' British Social Hygiene Council, second edition (4 copies with manuscript notes)

- printed letter on 'Straits Settlements. The Governor to the Secretary of State Social Hygiene 4347' dated 16 Mar 1924 (manuscript notes)

- 'Tolerated brothels within the British Empire. The new situation in the Federated Malay States' 1927 (4 copies with manuscript notes)

- 'Resolution re Federated Malay States' (2 copies with manuscript notes) Nov 1927

- 'Report of a Committee appointed by the Secretary of State for the colonies to examine and report on Straits Settlements ordinance No 15 of 1927 (Women and Girls Protection Amendment Ordinance) and Federated Malay States Enactment No 18 of 1927 (Women and Girls Protection Amendment Enactment)', Cmd 3294, London : HMSO 1929

- 'Annual Report of the Medical Department for the year 1929' by AL Hoops

Press cutting:

- 'Federated Malay States and Straits Settlements' from 'The Woman's Leader' dated 9 Dec 1927