British Social Hygiene Council (formally the National Council for Combatting Venereal Diseases)

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- draft agreement between the British Social Hygiene Council and the Central Council for Health Education to cease to carry out educational work for the prevention and treatment of venereal disease (1942)

- correspondence concerning appointment of representative to follow on from Alison Neilans (Mar 1942)

- minutes for 24 Mar 1942 (with financial statement)

- annual report (12 Oct 1942)

- minutes of the Social Implications of Venereal Disease Committee on 12 Nov 1942, 16 Feb 1943, 29 May 1943, 26 Jun 1943, 28 Aug 1943, 5 Oct 1943, 29 Jan 1944, 10 Jun 1944, 28 Oct 1944, 12 Jul 1945, 23 Feb 1946

- report 'Elements for the organising of a campaign against venereal disease' by H Szczodrowski, member of the Polish Medical Council on 16-17 Apr 1943

- 'Combat against venereal disease. A program' by D Bryn, Leif Kreyberg, Ole Jacob Malm

- summary of proceedings of meeting between representatives of the Allied Nationals in Great Britain and the Social Implications of Venereal Disease Committee of the British Social Hygiene Council, 21 Apr 1943

- report of ad hoc Sub-Committee on 33B, 1947

- annual report 1947-1948

- press release

Publications:

- 'Seventeenth Annual Report of the British Social Hygiene Council (incorporated) (formerly The National Council for Combatting Venereal Disease (Incorporated) 1 Jun 1931-31 May 1932'

- A brief survey of the conditions obtaining in Great Britain and the colonial empire with regard to venereal disease and prostitution : [British Social Hygiene Council] (Mar 1930) (consult The Women's Library printed collections catalogue for copy ref 364.153409171241 BRI)

Press cutting:

- 'Social hygiene problems' from 'British Medical Journal' 3 Feb 1940