Picture Of Alcatraz 1895

Picture Of Alcatraz 1895

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Alcatraz Island in 1895, showing the lighthouse and prison buildings.

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Alcatraz Prison

As a first of the “super max” prisons of modern time, the notorious United States prison Alcatraz has forged the incredible place in the minds of the pop culture. Stories about his natural defenses, famous prisoners and even more famous escape attempts continue to live on between the walls of this legendary structure.

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