Colonies

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- letters concerning social welfare vacancies in the Colonies

- list of British colonies or protectorates where laws on procuration includes a clause excepting 'common prostitutes' from the protection of the penal law (1952)

- report on the conference on voluntary work among women in colonial territories 6 Nov 1952

- typescript of Criminal Code section 435 (1) in the Gold Coast in 1954

Publications:

- 'First Report of the Advisory Committee on Social Hygiene' London : HMSO 1925

- 'Report of a committee appointed by the Secretary of State for the colonies to examine and report on Straits Settlements Ordinance no 15 of 1927 (Women and Girls Protection Amendment Ordinance) and Federated Malay States Enactment no 18 of 1927 (Women and Girls Protection Amendment Enactment), London : HMSO, 1929

- 'Report of the Colonial Films Committee' London : HMSO 1930

- journal 'Anti-Slavery Reporter and Aborigines' Friend' series V vol 33 no 3 Oct 1943

- 'Rules made under the Children and young persons ordinance 1943 (no 41 of 1943) 'Regulations made under the Children and young persons ordinance 1943 (no 41 of 1943) (with letter dated 16 Aug 1946)