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Report of Gershom Powers, Agent and Keeper of the State Prison, at Auburn
Auburn Prison,Gershom Powers
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agent allow appear appointed assistant keepers attended Auburn Auburn prison become believe building Captain Lynds cells Character citizen communication Conduct confinement construction continued convicts correct Counterfeit money course Cray crime deaths deputy described direction discharged discipline door duty effect employed examined exercising expense experience facts favorable feel feet Forgery friends Grand larceny guard habits honest hospital hundred idle improved industrious inspectors institution instruction intemperate June keep known labor legislature less letter March means moral necessary never New-York night observed officers opinion pass penitentiary Perjury person placed present principles prison proper punishment received reformed regard remarks respectable rules secured sent sentence society solitary confinement Steady suffering taken temperate thing tion victs wall whole wing yard