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Convict Life at the Minnesota State Prison
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Softcover book by W.C. Heilbron.
Originally published in 1909, “Convict Life” sheds light on the experiences and plight of those sentenced to the old State Prison which operated in Stillwater from 1853 to 1914. The publication has an interesting point-of-view regarding the penal experience due to it’s age. The author highlights concepts and ideas such as Bertillion measurements and even delves into an average prison menu.