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WEST VIRGINIA PENITENTIARY

WEST VIRGINIA PENITENTIARY

WV PENITENTIARY

National Register Nomination

Prepared by Katherine M. Jourdan, West Virginia State Historic Preservation Office

BIBLIOGRAPHY

ACTS OF THE LEGISLATURE OF WEST VIRGINIA AT ITS 5TH SESSION COMMENCING JANUARY 15TH, 1967. Wheeling: John Frew, Public Printer, 1867ACTS OF THE LEGISLATURE OF WEST VIRGINIA AT ITS SIXTH SESSION COMMENING JANUARY 21ST, 1868. Wheeling: John Frew, Public Printer, 1868ACTS OF THE 49TH LEGISLATURE OF WEST VIRGINIA, REGULAR SESSION, 1949. Charleston, WV: Mathews Pts. & Litho. Co., 1949, p. 548.ANNUAL REPORTS OF THE DIRECTORS AND SUPERINTENDENT OF THE WV PENITENTIARY, 1869-1900. West Virginia State Archives, Charleston, WV."Cemetery Remains a Mystery Due to Lack of Good Records", THE WHEELING NEWS-REGISTER, 2 June 1992.Cochran, Jim. "Interest in 'Old Sparky' Is Stirred With Closing of Pen", THE WHEELING NEWS-REGISTER, p. 23.IN OUR CARE, 157-1960 BIENNIAL REPORT OF PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS, publisher unknown, Vertical File, Moundsville Library.Lewis, Orlando F. THE DEVELOPMENT OF AMERICAN PRISONS AND PRISON CUSTOMS, 1776-1856. Montclair, New Jersey : Patterson Smith, 1967.Platania, Joseph. "A Tough Joint", GOLDENSEAL, Vol. 21, No. 2, Summer, 1995, pp. 39-47."Prison Life in 1926", THE WEST VIRGINIA HILLBILLY, Vol. 5A, No. 28A, October 25, 1990.Smith, S. P., (Warden), "The West Virginia Penitentiary", THE WEST VIRGINIA REVIEW, April 1927, pp. 263, 283-284.WEST VIRGINIA IT'S NATURAL RESOURCES, compiled by Virginia Lewis, 1903, pp. 66-67.WEST VIRGINIA ENCYCLOPEDIA, THE, Phil Conley, ed., Charleston, WV, 1929. pp. 980-982."West Virginia Penitentiary", THE WEST VIRGINIA REVIEW, March 1925, pp. 200-201, 211."West Virginia Penitentiary ... More Persons Then Ever Before", THE CHARLESTON GAZETTE, Charleston, WV, August 17, 1924, p. 1


FOOTNOTES

(1)ACTS OF THE LEGISLATURE OF WEST VIRGINIA AT ITS 5TH SESSION COMMENCING JANUARY 15TH, 1967. (Wheeling: John Frew, 1867), p. 17.(2)ACTS OF THE LEGISLATURE OF WEST VIRGINIA AT ITS 6TH SESSION COMMENING JANUARY 21ST, 1868. (Wheeling: John Frew, 1868), p. 125.(3)Orlando F.Lewis, THE DEVELOPMENT OF AMERICAN PRISONS AND PRISON CUSTOMS, 1776-1856. (Montclair, NJ: Patterson Smith, 1967). p. 77(4)REPORT OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE PENITENTIARY, (Wheeling, W. J. Johnson, 1881), p. 4.(5)Joseph Platania, "A Tough Joint", GOLDENSEAL, Summer 1995, p. 42.(6)Report of the Board of Directors of the West Virginia Penitentiary, (Charleston: Moses W. Donnally, 1888), p. 10.(7)"Prison Life In 1926", THE WEST VIRGINIA HILLBILLY, October 25, 1990, p. 5.

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