General History File II, Letter Numbers 243-285

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 106 3HJW/A/1
  • Dates of Creation
      Jan 1875-Aug 1877
  • Physical Description
      1 folder

Scope and Content

Circular letters, statements of evidence, notices of meetings, correspondence and press cuttings relating to the regional and national bodies for the repeal of the Contagious Diseases Acts; also of the British, Continental and General Federation


* J Birkbeck Nevins, MD, Statement of the Grounds upon which the Contagious Diseases Acts are opposed, to the Right Honourable RA Cross, MP, undated., (early 1875), 48pp.

* To the Right Honourable RA Cross, MP, Enquiry into the Condition of Prostitution and the Alleged Influence of the Contagious Diseases Acts, (Liverpool, 1876, 12pp) British, Continental and General Federation, Second Annual Report 1876-77.

* Analysis of MPs voting on Sir Hercourt Johnson's Bill to repeal the Contagious Diseases Acts, 19 Jul 1876.

* Some unnumbered papers