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Administration building, Kansas State Penitentiary

Administration building, Kansas State Penitentiary
Creator: Kansas State Penitentiary
Date: Between 1920 and 1929
This is a view of the administration building at the Kansas State Penitentiary in Lansing, Kansas.


Album of Topeka, Kansas

Album of Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Ward Brothers, Columbus, Ohio
Date: 1888
This printed album contains engravings of public buildings and homes in Topeka, Kansas.


Allen County Jail

Allen County Jail
Creator: Kansas State Historical Society. Historic Preservation Office
Date: 2012
Allen County Jail is located in Iola, Allen County, Kansas. It was built in 1869 by White and Hays. The building was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1971.


Capt. Cook brought out of jail

Capt. Cook brought out of jail
Date: 1859
An illustration of Captain John Cook, a John Brown follower, being brought out of jail and surrounded by soldiers.


Charitable and Correctional Institutions : Deaf & Dumb Asylum, Olathe

Charitable and Correctional Institutions : Deaf & Dumb Asylum, Olathe
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1879-1883: Glick)
Date: 1883-1885
These letters are from individuals regarding the "Deaf and Dumb Asylum" in Olathe, Kansas to Kansas Governor G. W. Glick. Glick was establishing new management for the institution. Two of the individuals were parents who endorsed the current superintendent of the institution. S. B. Wilson endorsed himself for the position.


Charitable and Correctional Institutions : [General]

Charitable and Correctional Institutions : [General]
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1879-1883: Glick)
Date: 1883-1885
These letters are from individuals associated with charitable and correctional institutions to Kansas Governor G. W. Glick. Relatives of hearing impaired individuals as well as people deemed "insane" wrote to Glick with questions about admission and of concern. Other subjects of the letters include prison labor, requests of investigations at the insane asylum, and reform school.


Charitable and Correctional Institutions : Insane Asylum, Osawatomie

Charitable and Correctional Institutions : Insane Asylum, Osawatomie
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1879-1883: Glick)
Date: 1883-1885
These letters are from or about the Osawatomie, Kansas Insane Asylum to Kansas Governor G. W. Glick. Relatives of different patients wrote to the governor concerning their loved one. Other subjects within the letters are Dr. Knapp, criminal cases, and investigations of the asylum. The Osawatomie Insane Asylum is still in operation today with a name change to the Osawatomie State Hospital.


Charitable and Correctional Institutions : Insane Asylum, Topeka

Charitable and Correctional Institutions : Insane Asylum, Topeka
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1879-1883: Glick)
Date: 1883-1885
These letters are from various individuals regarding the Topeka Insane Asylum to Kansas Governor G. W. Glick. L. S. Webb wrote to Glick questioning the funding for the asylum. The other individuals were relatives of an inmate at the asylum, Arthur H. Webb, and wrote questioning the status of Webb. The Topeka Insane Asylum changed its name to the Topeka State Hospital and permanently closed in 1997.


Charitable and Correctional Institutions : State Reform School, Topeka

Charitable and Correctional Institutions : State Reform School, Topeka
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1879-1883: Glick)
Date: 1883-1885
These letters are from a couple of individuals regarding the State Reform School of Topeka to Kansas Governor G. W. Glick. One letter is from a father questioning the status of their son at the school. The other letter is from S. Ettlinger writing about the status of his continued services to the school in providing clothing, etc. The State Reform School of Topeka still exists today as the Topeka Juvenile Correctional Facility.


City prison, Topeka, Kansas

City prison, Topeka, Kansas
Date: June 05, 1914
This black and white photograph shows four police officers on horse back and a horse-drawn paddy wagon in front of the city prison at the northwest corner of 5th & Jackson Street in Topeka, Kansas.


Correctional facilities in Kansas

Correctional facilities in Kansas
Date: Between 1990 and 1999
Six photographs showing correctional facilities in Kansas. Named are the El Dorado Correctional Facility and the Toronto Correctional Work Facility.


Fairs

Fairs
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1879-1883: Glick)
Date: 1883-1885
These letters are from individuals regarding various fairs to Kansas Governor G. W. Glick. The majority of letters revolve around the American Exhibition in London. They request involvement and provide regulations. There are also two booklets about the exhibition including the different displays and overall plans for the exhibition. Other fairs include the Convention for the Improvement of the Mississippi River and its Navigable Tributaries held in Washington, D. C., National Conference of Charities and Corrections, National Convention of Cattle Men in St. Louis, National Mining and Industrial Exposition Association, Santa Fe Exposition, Southern Exposition, and World's Fair in San Francisco. Most of those letters are requesting involvement and appointing delegates.


Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, Kansas State Industrial Reformatory

Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, Kansas State Industrial Reformatory
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1929-1931 : Reed)
Date: 1929-1931
This file includes subject correspondence relating to the Kansas State Industrial Reformatory. Topics in the correspondence cover but is not limited to inmate parole and passes to visit relatives, Reformatory employees, and employee salaries. This file is part of a bigger collection of Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence.


Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, Kansas State Industrial Reformatory applications

Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, Kansas State Industrial Reformatory applications
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1929-1931 : Reed)
Date: 1929-1931
This file includes subject correspondence relating to applications of employment with the Kansas State Industrial Reformatory, currently known as the Hutchinson Correctional Facitlity in Hutchinson, Kansas. This file is part of a bigger collection of Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence.


Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, paroles and institutions

Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, paroles and institutions
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1929-1931 : Reed)
Date: 1929-1931
This file includes subject correspondence relating to inmate paroles and state institutions. This file is part of a bigger collection of Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence.


Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, State Penitentiary applications

Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, State Penitentiary applications
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1929-1931 : Reed)
Date: 1929-1931
This file includes subject correspondence relating to applications of employment with the State Penitentiary. This file is part of a bigger collection of Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence.


Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, State Penitentiary applications

Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence, State Penitentiary applications
Creator: Kansas. Governor (1929-1931 : Reed)
Date: 1929-1931
This file includes subject correspondence relating to applications of employment with the State Penitentiary. This file is part of a bigger collection of Governor Clyde M. Reed correspondence.


Governor Wise, of Virginia, examining the wounded Harpers Ferry prisoners

Governor Wise, of Virginia, examining the wounded Harpers Ferry prisoners
Date: 1859
A sketch of Governor Wise, of Virginia, examining the wounded Harpers Ferry prisoners in the presence of Senator Mason. A reporter of the New York Herald, a special sketch artist, and an Officer of Marines look on.


Industrial School for Boys, Topeka, Kansas

Industrial School for Boys, Topeka, Kansas
Creator: Everts, L.H. & Co., Philadelphia, PA
Date: Between 1887 and 1920
This is a colored illustration of the Kansas State Reform School in Topeka, Kansas. It was removed from the Kansas State Atlas (1887).


Kansas Industrial Reformatory, Hutchinson, Kansas

Kansas Industrial Reformatory, Hutchinson, Kansas
Date: Between 1960 and 1969
An aerial view of the Kansas State Industrial Reformatory in Hutchinson, Kansas.


Kansas State Industrial Reformatory, Hutchinson, Kansas

Kansas State Industrial Reformatory, Hutchinson, Kansas
Creator: Western Studios
Date: Between 1960 and 1969
An aerial photograph showing the Kansas State Industrial Reformatory at Hutchinson, Kansas.


Kansas State Industrial Reformatory, Hutchinson, Kansas

Kansas State Industrial Reformatory, Hutchinson, Kansas
Date: 1960
An aerial view of the Kansas State Industrial Reformatory in Hutchinson, Kansas.


Kansas State Industrial Reformatory, Hutchinson, Kansas

Kansas State Industrial Reformatory, Hutchinson, Kansas
Date: 1901
A photograph showing the Kansas State Industrial Reformatory in Hutchinson, Kansas.


Kansas State Penitentiary

Kansas State Penitentiary
Creator: Kansas State Penitentiary
Date: Between 1920 and 1929
This photograph shows inmates working at the brick plant, Kansas State Penitentiary, Lansing, Kansas.


Kansas State Penitentiary

Kansas State Penitentiary
Creator: Kansas State Penitentiary
Date: Between 1920 and 1929
This photograph shows guards in formation holding their rifles, at the Kansas State Penitentiary, Lansing, Kansas.


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