Historical Vignette

March 2000
Journal of Correctional Education;Mar2000, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p150
Academic Journal
Reports on the introduction of democracy at the Auburn Prison for the women's division in the year 1913. Report on the extreme conditions at the prison by a member of New York State Commission on Prison Reform; Establishment of Daily Endeavor League for improvement of women's condition in the prison; Good behavior of prisoners due to participation in the activities of the League.


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