Los Angeles (Calif.); Courts; Expenditures, Public; Judges; Contracts; Governors; Furniture; Politics; Politicians; Whittier (Calif.); Whittier State School (Whittier, Calif.); Reformatories
A partial article from the 1891 November 4 edition of the Los Angeles Herald reports on the cost of furnishing the new courthouse in Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Furniture Company's relationship with Governor Markham.
Sheriffs; Transportation; Whittier (Calif.); Whittier State School (Whittier, Calif.); Reformatories; Juvenile delinquents; Children
An article from a 1891 August edition of the Whittier Pointer reports on the claim that the legislature has made no provision by which sheriffs could be paid for their fees for bringing children to the reform school in Whittier.
Whittier (Calif.); Whittier State School (Whittier, Calif.); Reformatories; Juvenile delinquents
An article from the 15 July 1891 edition of the California Christian Advocate reports that the reformatory for juvenile offenders in Whittier is now open and that Dr. Walter Lindley will serve as its superintendent.
Congresses and conventions; Waterman, Robert Whitney, 1826-1891; Miles, Nelson Appleton, 1839-1925; Prisons; Reformatories; National Conference of Charities and Correction (U.S.)
An article from the 1889 September 28 edition of the Whittier Pointer reports that Dr. Walter Lindley has just returned from San Francisco where he was a delegate to the National Conference of Charities and Corrections. The article reports that...
Reformatories; Ione (Calif.); Prisons; Contractors; Contracts; California State Prison at San Quentin; Quarries and quarrying; Building; Woman's Christian Temperance Union; Dams
An article from the 1890 March 23 edition of the San Francisco Chronicle reports that a number of bonds for contract work and supply contracts for the front entrance building at the State Prison at San Quentin were received and approved by the...
Reformatories; Schools; Children; Whittier (Calif.); Courts; Congresses and conventions; Whittier State School (Whittier, Calif.)
An article from the 1891 August 16 edition of the San Francisco Examiner reports on the agreement to not commit any more boys or girls to the Industrial School and instead send them to the State Reformatory at Whittier.