Meliscent Shephard: correspondence 1932

Scope and Content

Papers and correspondence concerning: financial arrangements for Miss Shephard's furlough (leave of absence); her speaking engagements in England; her return to India in Oct including contract and terms of employment; fundraising for Miss Shephard's return and expressions of support from Indian societies; statistics on venereal disease in India; the Calcutta Suppression of Immoral Traffic Bill

Press cuttings:

- 'Jute Crop Control: Bill thrown out by the Bengal Council' from 'The Statesman' dated 23 Feb 1932 (includes reference to Immoral Traffic Bill being introduced)