History of Corrections

Colonial Era

Approx. 1604 - Approx. 1776
1682 - 1718
1718 - Approx. 1775

Age of Enlightenment

Approx. 1783 - Approx. 1815
1790 - Approx. 1913
Approx. 1821 - 1824
Approx. 1865 - Approx. 1895

Reformation

1876 - Approx. 1960
1887

Decline of Rehabilitation

Approx. 1960 - Present