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The haunted history of the Ohio State Reformatory / Sherri Brake.

Brake, Sherri. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781614231899 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1614231893 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (156 pages) : illustrations
  • Publisher: Charleston, SC : History Press, 2010.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [151]-156).
Formatted Contents Note:
Mansfield, Ohio, blood on the frontier: formation and early history -- The Civil War: Camp Mordecai Bartley, death and disease -- Guilty!: the rope and the chair in Ohio history -- The birth of the Ohio State Reformatory: architect Levi Scofield and the reformatory -- Life on the inside: from prisoners and punishments to reform and rehabilitation -- Escapes and escapades: desperate men and desperate measures -- Spirits, ghosts, and shadowy encounters: they still walk the halls -- and wait in cells -- She walks Reformatory road: the ghost of Phoebe Wise -- Stone walls were his home: memories of a superintendent's son -- Exploring what lies beyond: psychics, sensitives and the entities they see.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Ohio State Reformatory > Miscellanea.
Haunted prisons > Ohio > Mansfield.
Genre: Electronic books.

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