International Abolitionist Federation 1

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- Correspondence concerning a medical international conference for the Prevention of Syphilis and Venereal Disease in Brussels in Sep 1899. Correspondents: James Stuart, JE Butler, Henry J Wilson, Auguste De Morsier, Henri Minod, H Pierson, F Forsaith, Dr Dubois-Havenith

- Agenda for British Committee of the International Abolitionist Federation on 6 Feb 1899

- Summary to replies to Henry Wilson's schedule as answered by Mr Wilson himself, Mr J Thomasson, Mr Alfred Webb, Rev GA Bennett and Miss Bertha Mason (Jan 1899)

- Notes on Henry Wilson's memorandum on the Brussels conference (Feb 1899)

- Banda sheets agendas for meetings of the Comite Executif on 3 and 13 Feb 1899

- Manuscript 'Dossier A Correspondance entre Geneva et Bruxelles avec annexes relatives a cette correspondance' (6 Feb 1899)

- Manuscript 'Dossier B Avis parvenus au Secretariat general sur la question de la Conference internationale de Bruxelles' (6 Feb 1899)

- Minutes of meeting Comite executif on 3 Feb 1899

- Responses on the questionnaire by Henry Wilson

- Memorandum on the Brussels conference for the consideration of the British Committee 6 Feb 1899 (six questions are quoted. Wilson would like expressions of opinion about them. 6 responses)

- Resolution passed by the Executive Committee on 13 Feb 1899

- Translation of 'La police des Moeurs' by Alfred de Meuron being an article in the first number of the 'Revue de Morale Sociale' Mar 1899

- Carbon copy programme for conference in Brussels on 4 Sep 1899

- Manuscript 'Public answer to the proposals for combating prostitution' by E Hoffet

- Extract from a pamphlet 'De l'abolition de la traite et de l'esclavage des blanches' Brussels, 1881

Publications:

- Annual report of the British, Continental, and General Federation for the Abolition of Government Regulation of Prostitution. 5th, 1879-1880, Manchester : A Ireland & Co, 1880

- New abolitionist work throughout the world, 1885 / [Josephine E. Butler], [s.l.] : [The Federation], [1885], manuscript notes 'With Mrs Butler's compliments'

- British, Continental and General Federation for the Abolition of State Regulation of Prostitution. Report for the year ending 19 Mar 1883, Manchester: A Ireland & Co, 1883

- Pages from 'Personal rights at the Berne Conference' from Personal Rights' dated 15 Oct 1896

- Le secretariat de la Federation Abolitionniste Internationale aux Membres du Comite-Executif, 1899

- Le secretariat de la Federation Abolitionniste Internationale aux Membres du Comite-Executif, by Henri Minod Jan 1899

- Federation Abolitionniste Internationale Comite Executif, Feb 1899

- Le but de l'Association du sou au point de vue de la Federation, Apr 1901

For the following publications consult The Women's Library printed collections catalogue:

- Annual report of the British, Continental, and General Federation for the Abolition of Government Regulation of Prostitution. 1st, 1875-1876, Liverpool : T Brakell, printer, 1876 (ref 305.420941 JOS)

- Annual report of the British, Continental, and General Federation for the Abolition of Government Regulation of Prostitution. 4th, 1878-1879, London : Dyer Brothers, 1879 (ref 305.420941 JOS)

- Memorandum presented to the delegates and members / by the British Committee of the International Federation for the Abolition of State Regulation of Prostitution, [London] : [The Committee], 1899 (ref 305.420941 JOS)