Sing Sing the view from within. by Steven Schoen

Cover of: Sing Sing | Steven Schoen

Published by Winter House Ltd. in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Sing Sing Prison,
  • Prisons -- Pictorial works

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementPhotographs by the prisoners. Edited and with an introduction by Steven Schoen, The Floating Foundation of Photography. Text by John Conroy, inmate, Sing Sing.
ContributionsConroy, John., Floating Foundation of Photography.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged, chiefly illus.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13577325M
OCLC/WorldCa424771

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