Lend File

Scope and Content

Leaflets, circulars, copies of correspondence, pamphlets and press cuttings relating mainly to the opposition to the attempt to revive regulation in the Indian cantonments and the possibility of an attempt to revive the Contagious Diseases Acts in England.

Includes:

* Joseph Edmondson (with Preface by Right Honourable Sir James Stansfeld, Understood but not Expressed (British Committee of Federation for Abolition, 1896, 32pp)

* A Doomed Iniquity: An Authoritative Consideration of State Regulation of Vice from France, Germany and Belgium. Preface by Josephine E. Butler (Federation for Abolition of State Regulation of Vice, 1896, 15pp) Mrs Martindale, Women in India and the Duty of their English Sisters (Women's Emancipation Union, Paper read at London Conference, 15 Oct 1896, 7pp)

* Henry J Wilson, The History of a Sanitary Failure, etc. (see File IV - Regulation Third File; Wilson's note on the front cover mentions brief details of a second edition)