Official Whipping Report from Georgia Penitentiary, 1930 (John L. Spivak Collection)

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Title

Official Whipping Report from Georgia Penitentiary, 1930 (John L. Spivak Collection)

Subject

Chain-gangs, New Slavery, Muckraking, John L. Spivak, Southern prisons, 1930s, investigative journalism

Description

Official typed report listing punishments of prisoners, including names, dates, and reasons for punishment. Signed by the warden.

Creator

Clarke County Georgia Penitentiary

Date

August 1930

Language

en

Type

Text

Coverage

1930s, American South, Georgia

Format

image of typed document, jpg

Publisher

John Spivak

Rights

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Source

John L. Spivak Collection at the Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas at Austin

Citation

Clarke County Georgia Penitentiary , “Official Whipping Report from Georgia Penitentiary, 1930 (John L. Spivak Collection),” Subverting Silence: Uplifting Marginalized Conversations, accessed September 25, 2022, https://givingvoicetohiddenhistories.omeka.net/items/show/5.

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