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Dr. Benjamin Rush was one of the most prominent charter members of the Philadelphia Society for Alleviating the Miseries of Public Prisons, later known as the Pennsylvania Prison Society. Founded in 1787 by 37 distinguished and successful Philadelphia citizens, including Benjamin ...

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