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41. Missouri State Penitentiary Missouri State Penitentiary 1964 Unidentified men at luncheon held in conjunction with South Central Business Association visit to the Missouri State Penitentiary in Jefferson City, Missouri.

42. Missouri State Penitentiary Missouri State Penitentiary 1964 Unidentified men and women at luncheon held in conjunction with South Central Business Association visit to the Missouri State Penitentiary in Jefferson City, Missouri.

43. Missouri State Penitentiary Missouri State Penitentiary 1964 Unidentified men and women at luncheon held in conjunction with South Central Business Association visit to the Missouri State Penitentiary in Jefferson City, Missouri.

44. Missouri State Penitentiary Missouri State Penitentiary 1964 Unidentified men at luncheon held in conjunction with a South Central Business Association visit to the Missouri State Penitentiary in Jefferson City, Missouri.

45. Missouri State Penitentiary Missouri State Penitentiary 1964 Unidentified men near guard tower during South Central Business Association visit to the Missouri State Penitentiary in Jefferson City, Missouri.

46. Missouri State Penitentiary Missouri State Penitentiary 1964 Unidentified men with inmate during South Central Business Association visit to the Missouri State Penitentiary in Jefferson City, Missouri.

47. Missouri State Penitentiary Missouri State Penitentiary 1964 Unidentified men observing inmates manufacturing automobile license plates during a South Central Business Association visit to the Missouri State Penitentiary in Jefferson City, Missouri.

48. Missouri State Penitentiary Missouri State Penitentiary 1964 Unidentified men and inmates observing frisking of inmate during a South Central Business Association visit to the Missouri State Penitentiary in Jefferson City, Missouri.

49. Missouri State Penitentiary Missouri State Penitentiary 1964 Unidentified men and and women at luncheon held in conjunction with a South Central Business Association visit to the Missouri State Penitentiary in Jefferson City, Missouri.

50. Narrative of John Doy, of Lawrence, Kansas: "A Plain, Unvarnished Tale" Narrative of John Doy, of Lawrence, Kansas: "A Plain, Unvarnished Tale" //1860 Chapters of the book about experiences at the the Platte City jail during the border warfare period in 1859, including descriptions of cruelty against slaves and abolitionists.

51. Neighborhood Looks Past Jail's Closing Neighborhood Looks Past Jail's Closing May 13, 2009 Article discusses the closing of the Municipal Correctional Institution (MCI) and the impact on the Eastwood Hills Community. For the last 100 years, Eastwood Hills has been a "dumping ground" for Kansas...

52. New Prison Adds to Fort's Mystique New Prison Adds to Fort's Mystique September 29, 2010 Fort Leavenworth's new massive $95 million prison complex will replace three military prisons, one at Fort Knox in Kentucky, Fort Sill in Oklahoma, and Lackland Air Force Base in Texas. The new building...

53. New Ways to Save Men: The Board of Pardons and Paroles in Kansas City New Ways to Save Men: The Board of Pardons and Paroles in Kansas City March//1910 Article about the paroling and pardoning prisoners, not available in this library.

54. Old City Prison Still Stands on Vine Street Old City Prison Still Stands on Vine Street December 7, 2011 Postcard image of and short article about the City Work House building located at 2001 Vine St. The stone, castle-like structure was designed and completed by local architect Wallace Love in 1896. It housed...

55. Old Prison May Acquire New Role Old Prison May Acquire New Role September/29/1977 Photo and article about the plans for preservation of "[t]he old Vine Street Workhouse at 2011 Vine, a 19th-century penal institution now used as a transfer point for city refuse" and possibly "developed...

56. On the Road Again On the Road Again January//1993 Biographical article about Fred Braun, Jr., the founder of businesses in the Leavenworth, Kansas, and Kansas City areas (mainly manufacturing industry) hiring prison inmates and former convicts for both...

57. Paul Renz Paul Renz May/21/1957 Obituary for Paul Renz, director of the Missouri state prison system for 24 years, dying in 1957.

58. Politics, Punishment, and Profit: Convict Labor in the Missouri State Penitentiary, 1875-1900 Politics, Punishment, and Profit: Convict Labor in the Missouri State Penitentiary, 1875-1900 Summer//1992 Article about the labor system at the Jefferson City state prison in the late 1800s, designed to be self-supporting through manufacturing work by the prisoners, with illustrations and photos.

59. Prison Collapse During Civil War Prison Collapse During Civil War August/14/1863 Brief description about the collapse of the "large three-story building in the Metropolitan Block, McGee's Addition, owned by G. C. Bingham," killing four of the nine women prisoners inside the building...

60. Prison Collapse During the Civil War Prison Collapse During the Civil War August/15/1863 Brief description about the collapse of the "large three-story building in the Metropolitan Block, McGee's Addition, owned by G. C. Bingham," killing four of the nine women prisoners inside the building...