International Abolitionist Federation 6

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- Reports of activities for 1949, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954

- Circulars 1950-1, 1951-2, 1952-3, 1952-4, 1952-5, 1952-6, 1952-10, 1952-11, 1952-13, 1953-4, 1953-7, 1953-8, 1953-9, 1953-10, 1953-11, 1953-12

- Convocation circulars 1950-3, 1952-1, 1952-2, 1953-2, 1955-1

- brief report of preparatory conference held in Paris on 7 Oct 1950

- report of 18th Congress at Rome 28-29 Oct 1950

- Plan of action regarding combating the traffic in persons and for the prevention and suppression of the exploitation of the prostitution of others (1950)

- Remarks on the Article 1 of convention (2 Dec 1949)

- Account of the Association for Moral and Social Hygiene with the International Abolitionist Federation

- Correspondence concerning the introduction of compulsory treatment in Italy (1950)

- Correspondence concerning organisation and composition of the International Committee

- Leaflet 75th Anniversary of the International Abolitionist Federation with some achievements from 1875 to 1950

- Papers relating to 18th international congress at Rome from 28-30 Oct 1950

- Leaflets (1950)

- Report Situation Abolitionniste Mondiale ('World situation with regard to prostitution') (1950, 1953)

- Summary of report by Prof Luigi Scremin on 'Abolition and Regulation' (Italian with English translation) (1950)

- 'Towards a new system of morals' by M Paul Gemaehling (translated by CL Dickins)(1950)

- 'State and Prostitution. The legislative solution in Italy' address by Mme Lina Merlin (1950)

- 'Considerations on the sexual problem' address by Prof Franco A Flarer (1950)

- 'The role of mental hygiene in the prevention of prostitution' by Dr Suzanne Serin (1950)

- Statuts with modifications passed by General Assembly at Rome on 27 Oct 1950

- 'Psychology of prostitution. Summary of Preliminary questionnaire proposed' by M Bouman

- questionnaire in preparation of a programme of action for combating the traffic in persons and for the prevention and suppression of the exploitation of the prostitution of others (1951)

- General Secretary's summary report of International Committee meeting at Paris on 23-24 May 1952

- minutes of International Committee meeting on 23-24 May 1952 (1952-1)

- Papers relating to 19th international congress on 'Quelques aspects de la prostitution in 1953' at Paris in May 1953

- Leaflets (1953)

- List of delegates (1953)

- Article 'Social defense against immorality' by George Loewendtein (May 1953)

- 'Survey of the sanitary problems of prostitution' by Dr J Droin (1953)

- 'Principes de l'action de la police en matiere de moeurs' (Principles of police action in regard to public morals' by DOG Peto (French and English)

- 'The police des moeurs in France since the passing of the laws of 13 Apr and 24 Apr 1946'

- 'Social restoration of prostitutes and of their exploiters' by Mme Droin de Morsier

- 'The Dauphiny shelter' by Ch Richard-Molard (1953)

- 'Communication from 'the nest' by RP Talvas (1953)

- minutes of the meeting of the International Committee on 17-18 May 1953 and for 21-22 May 1953

- Resolutions passed at Paris Congress 18-21 May 1953

- minutes of the General Assembly meeting on 21 May 1953

- 'Exercice des functions consultatives de la FAI' for 1 Jun 1949-30 Sep 1953

- 'Urgence de la ratification de la convention de 1949 contre la traite des etres humains et l'exploitation de la prostitution' by Th de Felice dated 15 Mar 1954

- Report of the Secretary (1954-3)

Publications:

- 'Quelques aspects de la prostitution en 1953. Congres de Paris 18-21 Mai 1953'

- La prostitution : les problemes qu'elle pose aujourd'hui : Congres de Rome (28-30 Octobre 1950) Geneve : Federation Abolitionniste Internationale, [1950?](consult The Women's Library printed collections catalogue for copy ref 306.74 INT)