Anna Moscowitz Kross

Anna Moscowitz Kross seated at her desk as Department of Corrections Commissioner, where Moscowitz Kross enacted a number of reforms to emphasize rehabilitation over punishment and oversaw the expansion of facilities on Rikers Island. Photo via The City of New York Department of Corrections, Progress Through Crisis, 1954-1965.

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