Legislation. Mississippi. An act for the regulation, control, and support of the Penitentiary (1872)

Mississippi Legislation Act for the Regulation, Control, and Support of the Penitentiary (1872) was passed by the Mississippi State Legislature to reform Mississippi state penitentiaries. ("Legal Document from Mississippi Lieutenant Governor A. K. Davis to the Superintendent of the Mississippi State Penitentiary; June 24, 1874," Civil War and Reconstruction Governors of Mississippi, mdah_803-991-13-05)

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