Henry J Wilson : correspondence and papers 1

Scope and Content

Majority of papers dated 1883-1891

Consists of::

- correspondence with James Stuart, Sir John Gorst, James Stansfeld, John Dymock, and representatives of the India Office

- a timeline of the events from 1883-1910

Publications:

- pamphlet 'The Christian' 1 Jun 1887

- pamphlet 'Report of the British Branch of the British, Continental & General Federation for the Abolition of State Regulation of Vice' 1887

- pamphlet 'Government versus God in India' by Alfred S Dyer (insert from 'The Sentinel' newsletter) 1888

- pamphlet 'The Christian' 25 May 1888

- pamphlet 'Licensed Plague Spots: India's Curse and Britain's Shame' by the Gospel Purity Association's Department for the Abolition of Regulated Vice in India and other British Possessions' (insert from 'The Sentinel' newsletter, includes map showing locations of licensed brothels in India) 1888

- pamphlet 'The Bombay Guardian', Vol 34 No. 20, 19 May 1888

- pamphlet 'The Contagious Diseases Acts (as discussed by the Bombay Medical Union)' 1888

- pamphlet 'Nineteenth Annual Report of the Ladies' National Association for the Abolition of the Government Regulation of Vice' Bristol: JW Arrowsmith, 1889

- pamphlet 'The Medical Press and Circular', Vol 100 No. 18, 30 Apr 1890

- 'Report by the Committee on the State Regulation of vice', Free Church of Scotland, no 32, May 1890

- 'Report by the Committee on the State Regulation of vice', Free Church of Scotland, no 37, May 1891

- 'Circular memorandum addressed to General Officers Commanding Divisions and Districts on Cantonment Lock Hospitals' dated 17 Jun 1886

- 'A memorial...Special grants of money for the maintenance fo lock hospitals or lock woards for womoen....' dated 20 Jul 1887

- 'Thirteenth Annual Report of the Working of the Lock Hospitals of the North-Western Provinces and Oudh for the year ending 31st Dec 1886', Allahabad, 1887 (two copies both with manuscript notes)

- 'Fourteenth Annual Report of the Working of the Lock Hospitals of the North-Western Provinces and Oudh for the year ending 31st Dec 1887', Allahabad, 1888

- 'Fifteenth Annual Report of the Working of the Lock Hospitals of the North-Western Provinces and Oudh for the year ending 31st Dec 1888', Allahabad, 1889

- 'Sixteenth Annual Report of the Working of the Lock Hospitals of the North-Western Provinces and Oudh for the year ending 31st Dec 1889', Allahabad, 1890

Two sections of the original box files are enclosed