Anna Moskowitz Kross Papers
Anna Moskowitz Kross Papers, 1905-1974
8 boxes (3 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 87
Lawyer, judge, Commissioner, New York City Department of Corrections, and social reformer. The bulk of the collection covers Kross's career as the Commissioner of Correction. Writings, speeches, and taped interviews reflect Kross's efforts to institute major reforms focusing on education and social rehabilitation for women prisoners. Correspondents include Constance Baker Motley and Eleanor Roosevelt.
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