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The McNeil century : the life and times of an island prison

Author: Paul W Keve
Publisher: Chicago : Nelson-Hall, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A biography of a unique institution and its place among the people of Puget Sound"--Cover.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Keve, Paul W.
McNeil century.
Chicago : Nelson-Hall, ©1984
(OCoLC)567673465
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul W Keve
ISBN: 0830410163 9780830410163
OCLC Number: 9686319
Description: xi, 331 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: Beginnings --
Arrivals at the Sound --
A new institution : the pains of opening --
Territorial penology --
The first twenty years --
Links with the country --
The Chinese --
After statehood --
Island logistics --
The Bureau of Prisons --
An island community --
The modernizing thrust --
Certain inmates --
Progress and turmoil --
An old institution : the pains of closing --
Appendix A. McNeil Island Employees' Association, Minutes of Meeting, September 19, 1957 --
Appendix B. Chronology --
Notes --
Index.
Responsibility: Paul W. Keve.

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"A biography of a unique institution and its place among the people of Puget Sound"--Cover.

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