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Speaker: Jessica R. Pliley

Title: World War I, the FBI, and the Mann Act

Subtitle: The White Slave Officer and Camp MacArthur

Conference: 79th Annual Meeting of the Southern History Association (October 31 - November 3, 2013)

Session: 20: Control and Commodification: Women, Sex, and Constraint in the Early Twentieth-Century South

Place: St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Date: November 1, 2013

Language: English

Keywords: Modern History: 20th Century | American History: U.S. History | Prosecution: Law / White Slave Traffic Act; 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,

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