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    • Marching in line

    • Convicts march with arms crossed at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. The concrete wall next to them has barred windows. The inmates approach cell house #1, a three-story concrete building with barred windows.
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    • 1937
    • Prison tour

    • Men in suits and a uniformed prison guard stand outside of barred cells at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. Metal balconies above them have pipe railings and serve more barred cells. Sun comes through the factory windows behind them...
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    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Sergeant's desk

    • Interior walls of a sergeant's office at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, are hung with a pendulum clock in a wood case, framed schedules, and a safe. A wooden balustrade crosses the foreground, and a man in a trenchcoat standing by...
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    • [between 1930 and 1940?]
    • New hospital construction

    • Plank bridges cross trenches at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. Lumber, sections of pipe, concrete forms and wheelbarrows dot the area; some men work, others look on. A stone, three-story cell block with barred windows, walls, chain...
    • Baker, Fred R.
    • 1957
    • Cell house #2

    • The interior of cell house number two at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, has two floors of bracketed balconies, with open, barred doors; each has a number sign at the lock. Cables stretch up from the railings, and a man in a suit...
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    • 1900
    • West gate

    • Stone walls at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, have barred sash windows and a gate with iron fasteners. A frame guard shack with a stovepipe tops the wall; a man looks from the window. A faceted stone tower with sash windows and a...
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    • 1900
    • Prison festivities

    • Soapboxes fill a horse-drawn wagon at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado; an inmate holds the reins. Lettering on the wagon reads: "Colorado State Prison." Men pose in western clothes and have paper tags hanging from their shirts; two...
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    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Prison festivities

    • A horse-drawn, hand operated crane-wagon at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, carries a rock and inmates, including one in a striped uniform. A canopy on the wagon reads:"1876 Prison Products 1876." Men pose in western clothes and...
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    • [between 1920 and 1940?]
    • Cellhouse #1 built in 1951

    • Three-story, concrete buildings at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, have barred windows, downspouts, and electric lights topping the pediments. Men sit on the lawn in the corner by a wooden box, and a rough stone wall is in the...
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    • [between 1951 and 1960?]
    • West gate of prison during 1929 riot

    • Officials and uniformed armed National Guardsmen at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, make way for an armored sedan (Colorado plates 61-161 1929). The car (with side-mounted gun) exits through a stone arch. The keystone reads: "1896;"...
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    • 1929
    • Women's sewing

    • Treadle sewing machines at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, are in a room with bare interior walls and empty curtain racks over barred windows. Spindle chairs and a wooden table have a cardboard box, fabric scraps, and paper on them;...
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • C.S.P. personnel riot officials

    • F. E. Crawford, warden at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, hat in hands, is flanked by men dressed in suits, jodhpurs, leather gaiters, kneepants and a bow tie. One holds goggles, another a rifle. A uniformed man with a leather...
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    • 1929
    • Boulder general offices

    • Stone entablature finishes this five-story brick edifice at 12th (Twelfth) and Pearl Streets, in Boulder, Colorado. The entries have console and wrought iron canopies; a four-faced clock is on the corner. Incised letters atop pilasters read: "First...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • [between 1910 and 1920?]
    • Cell houses destroyed 1929 riot

    • Three-story, stone buildings at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, have barred windows and flat roofs. Cell house number three has a bracketed cornice, number two has a slight pediment, and City Ditch curves between them. Men loiter in...
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    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Silver Plume jail

    • The jail in Silver Plume, Colorado has an entrance and one window visible. A sign over the door reads: "Old Town Jail Used From 1875 To 1915, Original Building Please Do Not Deface." The building is constructed of rocks mortared together, is 12 x...
    • Peery, Bill.
    • June 23, 1966
    • U.S. Mint, Denver, Colo.

    • View of the United States Mint located at the corner of Cherokee Street and Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. The building has barred windows with voussoir arches and a dentiled cornice.
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    • Colorado State Penitentiary

    • State Penitentiary buildings in Canon City, Colorado, are two- stories with bay and barred windows.
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    • [between 1920-1929?]
    • Prison and guard house, Old Fort Laramie, Wyo.

    • View of the abandoned brick prison and attached wood guardhouse at Fort Laramie (Goshen County), Wyoming. The prison has a door and barred windows that have been bricked up. The brick building has a ventilator and both building have shingled gable...
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    • Post office, Foxton, Jefferson County, Colorado, August 10, 1971

    • The post office in Foxton (Jefferson County), Colorado, features: horizontal log walls, a medium gable, vertical board gableboard, square window bays (one of which is barred), and a single leaf door. A sign on the building reads: "Foxton on the...
    • Rapp, William F.
    • 1971 August 10
    • Fairmount Cemetery and mausoleum

    • View of the Hoeckel Hutchinson monument, the Bancker gravestone, and a small stone crypt with a barred window at Fairmount Cemetery, 430 S. Quebec Street in the Windsor neighborhood, Denver, Colorado. The Hoeckel Hutchinson monument consists of a...
    • Noel, Thomas J. (Thomas Jacob)
    • 2005
    • Administration building after riot

    • Smoke marks top the stone arched, barred windows of the administration building at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. The blind arch in the gable of the two-story structure has the date: 1882, and is flanked by cast flourishes. An...
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    • 1929
    • Ambulance at prison riot

    • Parked outside the stone, barred, West Gate at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, this four-door hardtop 1920's sedan has signs with crosses in the front and side windows reading: "Ambulance." The keystone in the arched gate reads:...
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    • 1929
    • Completion of bakery 1893

    • Rusticated stone buildings at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, include the one-story bakery, with gable roof, barred, sash windows, chimney and corner finials. Incised stone in the gable arch reads: "1893." The adjacent two-story...
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    • [between 1893 and 1895?]
    • Cell block on fire during riot

    • Flames engulf a cell block at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. Barred windows show the fire inside, and at the second story roof line, more flame emerges from the building. A power pole, lines, and a swamp cooler front the structure....
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    • 1929
    • Colorado penitentiary escapes

    • Guards carry a slumping convict (R. L. Freeman, kidnapper) through interior barred gates at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. Snow is on their pants, shoes and hats. Men stand in the foreground; one holds a cigar.
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    • 1947
    • Administration building

    • This two-story stone building at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, has arched, barred windows, bracketed eaves, and an ornate lookout tower on its roof. An incised panel over the door reads: "Colorado State Penitentiary," and a pole...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Administration building

    • Men ride a horse-drawn wagon in the yard at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. The stone Administration Building behind them has barred, arched windows on both floors, and a blind arch in the gable. Power poles, gazebo guard houses,...
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    • [between 1890 and 1900?]
    • Canon City death house

    • The death house, at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, is made of brick and has a stone foundation. A man stands on the catwalk by a faceted stone guard tower on the roof; a frame gazebo is on the ground next to the barred door....
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    • 1930
    • Guards

    • Guards pose at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. They wear khaki shirts and (some) dark pants, ties, badges, and soft or straw hats; some carry flashlights. Concrete wall with barred windows and awnings, and cast iron Corinthian...
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    • 1937
    • Cell house #1

    • Three-stories of interior pipe railed metal balconies and barred cells converge into the glare of a factory window in Cellhouse 1 at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. Skylights in the ceiling flank a catwalk. A porcelain tub, a...
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    • [between 1950 and 1960?]
    • Lathe and drill press in tag plant

    • Prisoners at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, pose by metalworking machinery, wearing coveralls. Inmates (one Black) are by a worktable fronting an interior office with windows. Electric and water conduits, lights, and a gas heater...
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    • 1934
    • Cell house 1 during construction

    • Paired, barred windows span three floors of this concrete cell block at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. Downspouts alternate with battlements at the roof line. Rock wall and crags are in the background; lumber and the rock walled...
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    • [between 1939 and 1940?]
    • Maximum security

    • Maximum security, at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, has a flat roof and barred windows. A catwalk across the top is enclosed by chain-link fence, as is the yard below, with its weightlifting bench. Stone walls are in back. Past the...
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    • [between 1960 and 1970?]
    • No. 1 building called female department

    • Number one building, at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, made of rusticated stone has barred sash windows on all three floors. It has bracketed eaves, a downspout, and stone bannisters with finials at the entry. A power pole is in...
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    • [between 1909 and 1920?]
    • Old 1915 women's inst.

    • This cell-block interior at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, is illuminated by windows on both floors of the back wall, with potted plants in the upper ones. Bracketed balconies serve barred doors on the second floor, and steam...
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    • 1915
    • Const of old admin. bldg.

    • Rusticated stone and a hipped-gable metal roof finish the administration building at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. The projecting entry is on the second floor at ground level; the basement is faced by a retaining wall. Barred...
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    • 1914
    • Old C block

    • Men look at the two-story, rusticated stone walls of the old "C" block at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. The windows are boarded over and show smoke damage. A new, concrete cell block adjoins; it has barred windows, turban vents...
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    • 1950
    • Old entry to prison late 40's

    • Chain-link fence edges the parking lot at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado; where 1940's sedans are parked. The stone prison entrance building has barred windows and an American flag on the roof. The hogback is in the background.
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    • [1945 to 1950?]
    • Construction of fence inclosing dump grounds

    • Pipe fence poles with angled top sections line this dirt road at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado. Narrow gauge railroad tracks climb the hill, topped with guard towers. A man in the foreground stands by barred gate or piece of...
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    • 1934
    • Old front entrance closed 1960's

    • The three-story entrance building at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, is made of rusticated stone with barred sash windows, an open porch serving the first and second floors, and bracketed eaves. Loudspeakers top the porch, and the...
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    • 1900
    • Cell house 3 - gas chamber on top

    • Cellhouse 3, at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, made of concrete has barred windows and a flat roof with wide eaves. Centered over the slightly projecting entry, the smaller third floor is topped by a vent pipe; it houses the gas...
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    • 1955
    • Construction work on new female ward

    • Concrete foundation with barred windows at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, has re-bar in place for the first floor; the forms for the entry steps are in place, and a concrete mixer is near them on the ground. A wheelbarrow, lumber,...
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    • 1934
    • Old female section when it was inside the walls

    • Number one building, at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, is of rusticated stone with barred sash windows on all three floors. It has bracketed eaves, a downspout, and stone bannisters with finials at the entry, with an open arch...
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    • [between 1910 and 1930?]
    • Cell house 6

    • Cell house 6, at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, is a rough concrete building with barred windows on both floors and electric lights mounted on the flat roof. The entry door is metal, with an open gate.
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    • 1939
    • Jail at Creede

    • View of a one-story, jail in Creede (Mineral County), Colorado. The jail has stucco finish with cracks, a brick chimney, slightly sloping roof and barred windows. Shows wood framed buildings and the portion of a pipe.
    • Zellers, Bob.
    • [between 1940 and 1950?]
    • Hospital

    • The hospital at the State Penitentiary in Canon City, Colorado, is a two-story rusticated stone building with arched, barred windows, bracketed eaves, chimneys, and a low gabled metal roof. The open porch has stone columns and is topped by a frame...
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    • [between 1900 and 1910?]

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