Vermont State Institutions - General

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Title

Vermont State Institutions - General

Subject

Over time, Vermont's state institutions were overseen by various State boards and were subject as a whole to scrutiny by politicians, the press, and the general public. This collection documents the changing structures of, and regard for, institutions that housed convicts, dependent and delinquent children, and mentally disabled children and adults.

Description

This collection includes documents that pertain to all of the Vermont State Institutions, including the Prison, the Industrial School, the Training School, and the State Hospital.

Creator

Holly Allen

Source

Many of the documents in this collection are from Vermont newspapers in the Newspapers.com database. Others are from the Vermont State Archives.

Publisher

Middlebury College

Contributor

Holly Allen