Female convicts working fire pumps

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Title

Female convicts working fire pumps

Subject

Convict, Women, Prison, Work, Infanticide, Crime

Description

Convicted women are working the fire pumps. The lettering suggests the women pumping the fire pumps are some of the strongest inmates. There is some speculation that these women are in prison for infanticide.

Creator

Paul Renouard

Publisher

N/A

Date

1889

Contributor

Kelly Collins

Rights

Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Format

File: PDF; Original: Process Print

Language

English

Type

Process Print; Still Image

Coverage

Nineteenth Century

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

1 print : process print

Physical Dimensions

image 15.6 x 23 cm

Files

Female convicts working fire pumps.jpg

Citation

Paul Renouard, “Female convicts working fire pumps,” Enlightenmens, accessed August 10, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/975.

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