International work: India

Scope and Content

Files of the British Committee for the Abolition of State Regulation of Vice / Association for Moral and Social Hygiene relating to its campaigns against state regulation of prostitution and traffic in women in India

Consists of:

- Acts, Regulations and Parliamentary Papers

- Correspondence and papers of Henry J Wilson

- 1893 Cantonments enquiry

- Secretary's India files 1913-1925

- Meliscent Shephard: correspondence 1928-1946

- Organisation of the work in India 1929-1937

- Bombay (1878-1934)

- Ceylon (1899-1955)

- Madras, Mysore, Delhi, Calcutta (1929-1939)

- Association for Moral and Social Hygiene in India (1943-1979)

Geographical Names