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A Visit to the Kingston Penitentiary 
Newspapers  "A Visit to the Kingston Penitentiary," Markdale Standard (Markdale, Ont.1880), 4 Nov 1881, p. 2  Columns 1 & 2
On the Main Street 
NewspapersText  "On the Main Street," Daily Post, 15 Dec 1969 
On the Main Street 
NewspapersText  "On the Main Street," Daily Post, 12 Aug 1970 
Jail Statistics 
Newspapers  "Jail Statistics," York Commonwealth, 21 Jan 1859, p. 2  Statistics relating to prison inmates, their sex, occupation, age, religion, and crime.
A Nimble Youth 
Newspapers  "A Nimble Youth," York Herald, 15 Jul 1859, p. 3  Report of a ten year olds creative escape from prison.
Prison blues 
Newspapers  Mississauga News, 2 Jul 2000, Section N,NW,W,SW,E, 1, 3  Includes photograph
Man held in China 
Newspapers  Mississauga News, 30 Apr 2008, Section N,NW,E, p. 2 
Inmate let out by mistake 
NewspapersText  "Inmate let out by mistake," Mississauga News, 30 Jan 2009, Section NW, p. 3  Includes photograph
McCulley Key Man In Penal Reform 
Newspapers  Newmarket Era and Express (Newmarket, ON), 3 Mar 1949, p. 3  Canada's new prison reform program is described in last week's issue of the Financial Post and of particular interest to Newmarket is the attention drawn to Joseph McCulley...
Comments of Exchanges 
Newspapers  "Comments of Exchanges," Newmarket Era (Newmarket, ON), 14 Feb 1930, p. 4  Col. 2
Four Prisoners escape from York County Jail
 
Newspapers  "Four Prisoners escape from York County Jail ," Newmarket Era (Newmarket, ON), 28 Mar 1930, p. 7  One Captured and two surrender twelve in plot for Jail delivery. Four convicts escaped from the Don Jail, Toronto, on Thursday night of last week. Col. 4
350 Convicts Perish in Prison Fire
 
Newspapers  "350 Convicts Perish in Prison Fire ," Newmarket Era (Newmarket, ON), 25 Apr 1930, p. 5  Blaze started to Promote General Escape. A brief, fierce fire, set by prisoners themselves, made an inferno of the west cell block of the Ohio State Penitentiary to-night and by mid-evening one of the greatest tragedies in recent history was in its final stage. Col. 5
Toronto Goal Statistics 
Newspapers  "Toronto Goal Statistics," Newmarket Era (Newmarket, ON), 14 Jan 1876, p. 2 
Jack Boyle: Escapes from Burwash Penitentiary. 
NewspapersText  "Jack Boyle: Escapes from Burwash Penitentiary.," Porcupine Advance, 26 Jul 1934, Section 1, p. 3 
Boychuk, John - met by crowd at Timmins on release from prison for 'seditious conspiracy' 
NewspapersText  "Boychuk, John - met by crowd at Timmins on release from prison for 'seditious conspiracy'," Porcupine Advance, 10 Dec 1934, Section 1, p. 1 
Boyle, Jack - escapes from Burwash Penientiary 
NewspapersText  "Boyle, Jack - escapes from Burwash Penientiary," Porcupine Advance, 26 Jul 1934, Section 1, p. 3 
Prisons - Photograph: Monteith Jail, an experiment in prison reform 
NewspapersText  "Prisons - Photograph: Monteith Jail, an experiment in prison reform," Porcupine Advance, 30 Oct 1947, Section 1, 2, 1, 1 
Prisons - Timmins jail improved 
NewspapersText  "Prisons - Timmins jail improved," Porcupine Advance, 25 Jun 1924, Section 1, p. 6 
Prisons - Governor of Haileybury Distric Jail [resigns?] with no reason given 
NewspapersText  "Prisons - Governor of Haileybury Distric Jail [resigns?] with no reason given," Porcupine Advance, 13 Dec 1934, Section 1, p. 4  Index card missing information
Prisons - Wes Gordon treats inmates to Christmas meal 
NewspapersText  "Prisons - Wes Gordon treats inmates to Christmas meal," Porcupine Advance, 7 Jan 1926, Section 1, p. 2 
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