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Calhoun County Convict Camp Whipping Report

Calhoun County Convict Camp Whipping Report

Descriptive Summary

Title: Calhoun County Convict Camp Whipping Report
Creator: Calhoun County Correctional Institute
Inclusive Dates: 1919-1939
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.1 Linear Feet 1 book
Collection Number: ms4026
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Calhoun County Correctional Institute ran a series of county convicts camps in Morgan, Leary, and Arlington, Georgia throughout the early 20th Century and is now the Calhoun State Prison located in Morgan, Georgia.

Scope and Content

The collection contains a ledger book of punishments doled out to prisoners complete with names, dates, punishments, and cause for punishment, as well as an abreviated maintenence record for county camps within the system.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Calhoun County Convict Camp Whipping Report, ms4026, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Calhoun County (Ga.)
Prisoners -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11whipping report