Book/Printed Material Continuing cruelties in the convict chain gangs and camps of the southern United States

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Title
Continuing cruelties in the convict chain gangs and camps of the southern United States
Summary
A critique of the prison system and the treatment of prisoners in the US, especially in the South. Much attention devoted to African American prisoners, male and female (excessive sentences and punishments), and efforts to correct this situation in the South. Further corrective prison reforms called for.
Contributor Names
Howard Association (London, England)
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[London : Wertheimer, Lea & Co., 1901]
Subject Headings
-  African American prisoners--Southern States
Notes
-  Caption title.
-  Place of printing and printer from p. 4.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  LC copy has inscription in ink on p. [1]: To Mr. Daniel Murray, asst. Library of Cong.
Medium
4 p. ; 22 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E449 .D16 vol. 17, no. 10
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t1710
Library of Congress Control Number
91898225
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A critique of the prison system and the treatment of prisoners in the US, especially in the South. Much attention devoted to African American prisoners, male and female (excessive sentences and punishments), and efforts to correct this situation in the South. Further corrective prison reforms called for.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/91898225
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Howard Association, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Continuing cruelties in the convict chain gangs and camps of the southern United States. [London: Wertheimer, Lea & Co, 1901] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/91898225/.

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Howard Association & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1901) Continuing cruelties in the convict chain gangs and camps of the southern United States. [London: Wertheimer, Lea & Co] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91898225/.

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Howard Association, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Continuing cruelties in the convict chain gangs and camps of the southern United States. [London: Wertheimer, Lea & Co, 1901] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91898225/>.