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Annual Report of the State Commission of Prisons Volume 3 (Paperback) Loot Price: R402
Discovery Miles 4 020
Annual Report of the State Commission of Prisons Volume 3 (Paperback): New York State Commission of Prisons
Annual Report of the State Commission of Prisons Volume 3 (Paperback): New York State Commission of Prisons

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Annual Report of the State Commission of Prisons Volume 3 (Paperback)

New York State Commission of Prisons

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1898 edition. Excerpt: ...men's prison, of steel construction, and the women's prison are worthy of especial mention, and a credit to the county and the State. Respectfully submitted, (Signed) LISPENARD STEWART, GEORGE B. HAYES, CHARLES J. BOYD, Commissioners. KINGS COUNTY PENITENTIARY. To the State Commission of Prisons: At the last meeting, a resolution having been adopted, authorizing Commissioners Boyd and Mantayne and Secretary Sherman to investigate the truth or falsity of the recent newspaper reports, that several prisoners confined in the Kings County Penitentiary had become insane by reason of their enforced idleness, and report in full to the Commission at its next meeting, and requesting any or all of the Commissioners who could do so, to accompany the Committee, and Commissioners Boyd and Remington and Secretary Sherman having visited and inspected said penitentiary, and having examined into the matters committed to them for investigation, the said Committee would report: That it visited said penitentiary on the igth day of August, having given due notice to Warden Hayes, and having also requested the Commissioners of Charities and Correction of Kings county to meet with it at that time and place, Commissioner J. H. Burtis, of the Commissioners of Charities and Correction, responded to the invitation and met with the Committee. A discussion, relating to the causes of insanity and the dangers resulting from idleness, was had between Commissioner Burtis, Warden Hayes and the Committee. While all present agreed that long continued idleness would cause insanity, neither Commissioner Burtis nor Warden Hayes claimed that the cases of insanity occurring during the present year were the results of enforced idleness. Warden Hayes explicitly denied having made any...

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Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: July 2012
First published: July 2012
Authors: New York State Commission of Prisons
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 3mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 64
ISBN-13: 978-1-151-13313-7
Barcode: 9781151133137
Categories: Books
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LSN: 1-151-13313-2

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