Massachusetts. State board of charities. Annual report. 1st-15th; 1863/64-1877/78.

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ALEXANDER DOC M-FICHE Cabinet 14E

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The board is responsible for investigating and supervising the whole system of public charitable and correctional institutions in Massachusetts and is authorized to transfer pauper inmates from one charitable or lunatic institution to another. They are further authorized to admit and discharge pauper inmantes.