Belgium

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- 'Projet de la Loi sur le regime des moeurs depose au Senat le 6 Feb 1900' by Jules Le Jeune, Minister of Justice (French)

- carbon copy of comments on the regulated prostitution from Abolitionist Congress at Gratz Sep 1924 by Isidore Maus with letter discussing paper (1924)(French)

- typescript of interview with Baroness de Boel and Madame Baetens dated 18 Jun 1945

- carbon copy 'Act for the suppression of official regulation of prostitution' Aug 1948 (two versions)

- typescript 'Royal decree of 10 Apr 1952 laying down the conditions for approval of reception and moral rehabilitation homes for young women and dealing with the subsidies for these establishments' (1954)

- typescript 'la prostitution en Belgique' by S Oschinsky

- photocopy of typescript 'L'exploitation de la prostitution en Belgique. Note preliminaire' by Myriam Schreiber, May 1985

Publications:

- pamphlet 'Proces moral de la Prostitution et de sa reglementation' Jan 1952 (French)

- page from 'The Catholic Citizen' Oct 1948 with notice that regulated prostitution was suppressed

Press cuttings: concerning night clubs (Butlin clubs) for soldiers on short leave (1945); students painting brothel area white (1956)

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