Photos taken on July 4, 2017 during an extended tour of the Kingston Penitentiary in Kingston, Ontario.
Prisoner Visiting Cells
Barb Wire Fence
Interior Court Yard… 46 more words
The pictures* offer graphic evidence of institutional cruelty – wire cages not much larger than a phone booth, that hold troubled prisoners in Ontario jails. The pens are not that different from the upright coffins into which men were stuffed for punishment in the Kingston Penitentiary a century and a half ago. 754 more words
Whether it’s curiosity, history or notoriety, the chance to see the inside of Kingston Penitentiary is a hot ticket with the public.
Paul Finn made the trip from Lombardy, Ont. 340 more words
Happy #Canada150! It’s been wonderful to see the outpouring of love and pride for our nation in our sesquicentennial year. No matter what your plans are this weekend, I hope it involves enjoying time with family and friends and doing something uniquely Canadian. 505 more words