Evidence for the Working Party on the Street Offences Act 1959

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- lists of people interviewed

- transcripts of three interviews and questionnaire

- questionnaire on 'outdoor solicitation' with answers extracted from 'Women of the streets' study by Mrs Rosalind Wilkinson in 1949

- carbon copy of extracts from 1961 report of the Commissioner of Prisons

- carbon copy from Hansard dated 2 Aug 1962 on living on immoral earnings section 54

- copy of the Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis on the Street Offences Act from Justice of the Peace and Local Government Review (4 Nov 1961)

- comments on prostitution in a large sea port and in the East End of London

- questions and answers from the Metropolitan Police Commissioner 1962

- typed report of the survey of traffic in women and prostitution in Australia (1963)