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There was always hostility to the Borstal ideal from those who
wanted more emphasis on punishment, less on reform. This letter,
from 1907, only five years after the first Borstal opened, comments
on these criticisms. It goes on to explain in more detail how
the Borstal worked and pays tribute to its success.
What does the writer of Source
5 tell you about Borstal which the official documents, like
Sources 2, 3 & 4, cannot do?
Put some of the examples you have
found from these Sources into your Gallery Worksheet.