My Photographic Journey Around America

Posts tagged “jail

Al Capone’s Cell

Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania once held the infamous gangster Al Capone. While I wouldn’t want to spend a day in jail, Al Capone’s cell looks like it was pretty cozy. At least I could catch up on some reading.

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Eastern State Penitentiary

Right in the heart of Philadelphia, Eastern State Penitentiary was an active prison from 1829-1971. Now it is a museum, and a really interesting place to visit.

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Alcatraz

Alcatraz. Evil Island. The Rock. Garrison. Prison. Protest site. Park. I have always been fascinated by Alcatraz and its industrial beauty. It’s not a pretty place and yet somehow it is.

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