Compulsory detention / notification: United States and Canada

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- statement of work carried out in special treatment clinics in the Toronto hospitals for 1924 and statement of Venereal Diseases Act enforcement in Toronto for 1924

- papers with results of the working of the Canadian Acts regarding continuous treatment of venereal disease (1921)

- letter with observations of medical offices of health


- leaflet 'Venereal disease control', Washington Government, 1918 (typed note on front states: 'Rupert Blue' instructions issued by the Federal Government of the United States for examination of prisoners, paupers and suspects for venereal disease')

- leaflet 'Under the Public Health Act' (Manitoba document' 1919) (manuscript notes)

- pamphlet 'The Venereal Diseases Prevention Act', Toronto: AT Wilgress, 1919

- pamphlet 'A conspectus of recent legislation on venereal disease in the British Dominions and the United States of America' by Douglas White, Apr 1919

- pamphlet 'Regulations of the Provincial Board of Health Ontario respecting venereal diseases', 1922

- pamphlet 'Venereal disease information issued by the United States Public Health Service' vol 7, Nov 1926

- pamphlet 'A report of the division of social hygiene. Reprinted from the report Department of Health City of Chicago 1923-1925', Herman N Bundesen (1926)