Report on the penitentiary system in the United States
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Report on the penitentiary system in the United States prepared under a resolution of the Society for the Prevention of Pauperism in the City of New York. by

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Published by Printed by M. Day in New York .
Written in English


  • Prisons -- United States

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Edition Notes

Series19th-century legal treatises -- no. 40366-40368.
ContributionsHaines, Charles G. 1792-1825., Society for the Prevention of Pauperism in the City of New York.
The Physical Object
Pagination101, 107 p.
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17742446M

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