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Speaker: Jessica R. Pliley

Title: The FBI's White Slave Division

Subtitle: The Creation of a National Regulatory Regime to Police Prostitutes in the United States, 1910-1917

Conference: Fighting Drink, Drugs and Venereal Diseases: Global Anti-Vice Activism, ca. 1870-1940 (April 1-4, 2012)

Session: Panel 6: Nation, Empire and the Regulation of Sexuality

Place: Ascona, Switzerland

Date: April 2012

Language: English

Keywords: Modern History: 20th Century | American History: U.S. History | Prosecution: Police; Types: Sex Trafficking


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Speaker: Jessica Pliley, Department of History, Texas State University at San Marcos – Speaker's Personal Website,

Report: Große, Judith. H-Soz-u-Kult (July 14, 2012). – Full Text: H-Soz-u-Kult (Free Access)

Wikipedia: History of the Americas: History of the United States / History of the United States (1865–1918) | Police: Federal Bureau of Investigation | Sex and the law: Sex trafficking