White Slavery (30 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

The Mann Act makes it illegal to transport women acros state lines, or bring them into the United States, for immoral purposes. Red light districts in ten cities are closed.

Citation:
Editors. "White Slavery". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=11013, accessed 05 December 2016.]