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Author Turnbull, Robert J. (Robert James), 1775-1833.

Title A visit to the Philadelphia prison : being an accurate and particular account of the wise and humane administration adopted in every part of that building; containing also an account of the gradual reformation, and present improved state, of the penal laws of Pennsylvania, with observations on the impolicy and injustice of capital punishments, in a letter to a friend / by Robert J. Turnbull.

Imprint Philadelphia : Re-printed and sold by J. Phillips, 1979.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Basement Library of American Civilization Microfiche Cabinets  LAC 14950.    ---  Available
Description ii, 93 p.
Series Library of American civilization ; LAC 14950.
Note Originally published in The Charleston daily gazette.
Reproduction Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources, 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 14950)
Subject Walnut Street Prison (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Criminal law -- Pennsylvania -- History and criticism.
Capital punishment.

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