Report on the Department of Public Charities of New York City

Report on the Department of Public Charities of New York City : Reprinted from the Twenty-Fourth Annual Report of the State Charities Aid Association to the State Board of Charities; Adopted by the New York County Visiting Committee as Its Twenty-Fourth an

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Excerpt from Report on the Department of Public Charities of New York City: Reprinted From the Twenty-Fourth Annual Report of the State Charities Aid Association to the State Board of Charities; Adopted by the New York County Visiting Committee as Its Twenty-Fourth Annual Report; October 1st, 1896 Association and of this Association, it was decided, however, not to attempt to secure any amendments to the bill. Much as both bodies regretted any abandonment, even temporarily, of the plan of removing the correctional institutions to Riker's and Hart's Islands, the conditions prevailing in the Tombs and also in the Penitentiary were so terrible and called so urgently for relief that it was felt that we should not be justified in imperiling the passage of the bill by offering amendments. The passage of the bill seemed at that time most uncertain, and it was thought by all concerned that any amendment whatever would be fatal. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 82 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 122g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243155573
  • 9780243155576