Collection of six parliamentary reports on penal establishments, prison discipline and the Melbourne Metropolitan Police. PARLIAMENT OF VICTORIA, John PRICE, Sir Charles HOTHAM.

Collection of six parliamentary reports on penal establishments, prison discipline and the Melbourne Metropolitan Police.

Melbourne: John Ferres, Government printer, 1854-1857.

Quarto, later black cloth, fine.

The end of the transportation era

Collection of six parliamentary reports on penal establishments, prison discipline and the Melbourne Metropolitan Police; providing insight into conditions in Victoria shortly after the close of transportation to the colonies of the East Coast.

Collection of six parliamentary reports on penal establishments, prison discipline and the Melbourne Metropolitan Police; providing insight into conditions in Victoria shortly after the close of transportation to the colonies of the East Coast.

Full listing as follows (as bound in this volume):

PRICE, John. Penal Establishments. A Return from the Inspector General of Penal Establishments… for the half year ending 31st December, 1853. Melbourne, 1 December 1854. 18pp.

PRICE, John. Penal Establishments. Report of the Inspector General for the year 1854. Melbourne, 30 January 1855. 23pp.

HOTHAM, Charles, and others. Metropolitan Police, Report of the Commission appointed to enquire into the State of the Police. Melbourne, 5 December 1855. 21pp.

PRICE, John. Penal Establishments. Annual Report of the Inspector General of Penal Establishments for the year ending 30th September, 1855. Melbourne, 20 December 1855. 48pp.

HOOD, John (chairman). Report of the Select Committee…Penal Establishments. Melbourne 30 July 1857. x,106, xiipp. With appendices.

Commissioners Haines, Stawell, and others. Report from the Select Committee upon Penal Discipline… Melbourne 11 September 1857. xii, xxiv, 100pp.

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