Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Stone Upon Stone: Sing Sing Prison


Arminio, Roberta of the Ossining Historical Society who provided prison records, photographs and newspaper records on the history of Sing Sing.

Barnes, Harry Elmer (1926) The Repression of Crime, Studies in Historical Penology. Montclair, NJ: Patterson Smith.

Brockway, Zebulon Reed (1912) Fifty Years of Prison Service. Montclair, NJ: Patterson Smith.

Brown, Wenzell (1958). They Died in the Chair. Toronto, Canada, Popular Library.

Champion, Dean J. (2001) Corrections in the United States. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall

Christianson, Scott (1998) With Liberty For Some. Boston, MA: Northeastern University Press

Citizen Register newspaper: various unaccredited articles from September 1942 through July 1943.

Debs, Eugene Victor (1927) Walls and Bars. Montclair, NJ: Patterson Smith.

Drimmer, Frederick (1990) Until You Are Dead. New York City, NY: Windsor Publishing Co.

Elliot, Robert G. (1940) Agent of Death, The Memoirs of An Executioner.New York, NY: E.P. Dutton & Co.

Fido, Martin (1993) The Chronicle of Crime. London, England: Carlton Books.

Inspectors of State Prisons, Fifth Annual Report, made to the Legislature, January 6, 1853.

Lawes, Lewis E. (1932) Twenty Thousand Years in Sing Sing. New York City, NY: Ray Long and Richard R. Smith Inc.

Mustain, Gene. Good With Electricity. New York Daily News, June 4, 1999.

Penrose, James E. Inventing Electrocution. Invention and Technology, Spring 1994.

Siegel, Larry J. (1998) Criminology. Belmont, CA: West/Wadsworth Publishing Company.

Sing Sing Prison: The Life of State Prison Convict-How They are Treated and Cared For. Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, New York City, February 16, 1878.

Squires, Amos O. (1935). Sing Sing Doctor. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc.

These Are Your N.Y. State Correctional Institutions. Correction. New York State Department of Correction, Volume XIV, Number V11 July 1949.