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Halls of Solitude

Eastern State Penitentiary, 2027 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130. (215) 236-3300.


City of Kingston and Corrections Canada agree to Penitentiary tours in 2018

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


Stony Mountain Penitentiary

By Anne Brazeau

While Manitoba was declared a province in 1870, the Manitoba Penitentiary and Asylum, now Stony Mountain Penitentiary was established in 1871. The penitentiary is present throughout the history of Manitoba. 678 more words

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Pardon of Defee and Pardue

The Gazette
July 26, 1899

P. G. Defee and Dan Pardue, two of the parties convicted in this parish of the murder of Rev. Joe Platt in August 1894, have been pardoned by the Governor. 67 more words

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When a family member is incarcerated, the immediate and extended family oftentimes suffers from having a loved one in jail or in prison or in the penitentiary. 1,311 more words


Kingston Penitentiary Tour

If all the paperwork we had to sign was any indication it would seem some clever person had the brainstorm to make a visit to the decommissioned Pen as real as possible. 1,354 more words

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