Italy

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- typescript 'Resumé of clauses re tolerated houses and solicitation from the Penal Code for Rome 1931'

- carbon copy of report of a visit to Italy by Miss FJ Wakefield (Jun 1933)

- correspondence with Sylvia Pankhurst on Italian laws in force in ex-Italian Colonies of Eritrea, Somalia and Libya (Jul 1948)

- correspondence with Antonietta de Silvestri (Alleonza Feminile Italiana, Milan) and Mrs Katherine Bompas (International Alliance of Women) concerning Bill to prohibit regulated prostitution, which was defeated

- typescript `Mrs Butler in Italy' (from 'The Shield' 8 Feb 1875)

Publications:

- 'Costituzione della Repubblica Italiana (after 1948).

- 'Camera dei Deputati. Proposta di legge....' 1949

Press cuttings:

- 'L'esame della legge merlin rinviato dalla Commissione' dated 10 Jul 1952

- 'Anti-prostitution measure passed by Italian Senate' from 'Manchester Guardian' dated 10 May 1952

Geographical Names