Crime, Prisons, and Reform Schools Collection
Crime, Prisons, and Reform Schools Collection, 1850-1977
2 boxes, 2 books (8 linear inches.)
Collection number: MS 424
Documents the activities and experiences of female criminals, the efforts of social scientists to understand them, the work of prison reformers to improve their treatment, and the changing approaches and methods used by the state to manage them. Material includes printed material, correspondence, drawings, reports, and unpublished papers that focus on the United States and England.
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The collection is open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection without any additional restrictions.
Material in this collection may be protected by copyright. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy all copyright holders. Permission to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use" must also be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection as owners of the physical property.
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