Contents

Preface

Introduction

I Manhattan, Gateway to the New World (1825–55)

II The Society for the Prevention of Pauperism (1815–23)

III The Quest for Support (1824–26)

IV Joseph Curtis, First Superintendent of the New York House of Refuge (1824–26)

V Institutions for the Reformation of Juvenile Delinquents (1825–59)

VI “Most Prolific Sources of Juvenile Crime” (1826–56)

VII The Road to Albany (1827–54)

VIII The New York House of Refuge System (1827–54)

IX Coming of Age (1827–57)

Epilogue

Tables

Abbreviations

Notes to Chapters

Note on Sources

Index

Previous Chapter

Copyright

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Additional Information

ISBN
9781684450084
Related ISBN
9780815627364
MARC Record
OCLC
1055851740
Pages
xi-xii
Launched on MUSE
2018-10-07
Language
English
Open Access
Yes
Creative Commons
CC-BY-NC-ND
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