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Cells in the Toronto (Don) Jail were examined by Star reporter Steve Handelman after a prisoner hanged himself. Correctional Services Minister Frank Drea anounced today that the jail; opened in 1865; will be demolished. He said it imposed conditions which are unacceptable on inmates. Open in full size

Cells in the Toronto (Don) Jail were examined by Star reporter Steve Handelman after a prisoner hanged himself. Correctional Services Minister Frank Drea anounced today that the jail; opened in 1865; will be demolished. He said it imposed conditions which are unacceptable on inmates.

Picture, 1974, English

Cells in the Toronto (Don) Jail were examined by Star reporter Steve Handelman after a prisoner hanged himself. Correctional Services Minister Frank Drea anounced today that the jail; opened in 1865; will be demolished. He said it imposed conditions which are unacceptable on inmates.

Picture, 1974, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Prisons - Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Don Jail - Personnel

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0011167f