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greatest reform school in the world

New York State Archives and Records Administration.

greatest reform school in the world

a guide to the records of the New York House of Refuge.

by New York State Archives and Records Administration.

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Published by University of the State of New York, the State Education Dept., Office of Cultural Education, State Archives and Records Administration in Albany, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • House of Refuge (New York, N.Y.) -- Archives -- Catalogs.,
    • New York State Archives and Records Administration -- Catalogs.,
    • Reformatories -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Sources -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsGolding, Elisabeth A., Roe, Kathleen, 1950-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCD3406.H68 N49 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination31 p. ;
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL939318M
      LC Control Number95623527
      OCLC/WorldCa26697048

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