- City of Kingston
- Library and Archives Canada has made available online four volumes of records about Kingston Penitentiary inmates.
- most of the records date from about 1912 to 1919, with a small number of earlier or later records.
- each page includes a pair of photographs (mug shots), a physical description of the inmate, date and place of sentencing, and the crime for which he was convicted. In some cases, a newspaper clipping about the crime has been pasted into the ledger.
- the inmates’ names are searchable on the LAC website.
- to browse page-by-page, or by surname, try the shortcuts on our Presents from the Past blog: Kingston Penitentiary Inmate Ledgers 1886-1919