Notices of the original, and successive efforts, to improve the discipline of the prison at Philadelphia, and to reform the criminal code of Pennsylvania : with a few observations on the penitentiary system / by Roberts Vaux.
- Philadelphia : Published by Kimber and Sharpless, 1826 ([Philadelphia] : I. Ashmead & Co. printers).
76 p. ; 22 cm.
- Philadelphia Society for Alleviating the Miseries of Public Prisons.
Crime -- Pennsylvania.
Correctional institutions -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Prisons -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Law -- Pennsylvania -- Codification.
Prison discipline -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
- "Tables, exhibiting the number of criminals imprisoned in the jail at Philadelphia, from the year 1787 to the beginning of the year 1825, with the offences for which they were convicted, &c.": p. -75.
- Local notes:
- No. 3 in vol. of pamphlets with binder's title: Prison pamphlets.
- Penn Chronology:
- Cited in:
- Shoemaker 27498
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