MacDonald recommended that the “portion of the Provincial Penitentiary be fitted up for the reception of the criminal lunatics in the Asylum, now 21 in number, as well as for those at present confined in the several County Gaols of Upper Canada.” MacDonald also suggested that provision would be needed “for the separation of the sexes.” In his letter to one of the penitentiary inspectors, the warden echoed this last concern.


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