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    Montana Prison

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Red Rover, Red Rover, Send Tige Over

8/19/2010

Our location - Garrison, MT

Montana Prison - Deer Lodge, MT

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Montana Prison We went to the Montana Prison Museum.  This was the first Federal prison in Montana built in 1871 and used until the 1970's.

The stone walls were built by the prisoners.
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Montana Prison The visitor center with the wire fence separating the prisoners from the visitors.

The medical center
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Montana Prison Besides making weapons, the prisoners were creative in making things like this radio. Montana Prison
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Montana Prison The warden's office.

A hard time cell
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Montana Prison The shower in the hard time cell area. Montana Prison
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Montana Prison A regular cell.

A cell block.
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Montana Prison The walkway for the guards to patrol the cell block without getting near the cells.

The main cell building.
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Montana Prison Modern showers replaced the open area.

The Chapel
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Montana Prison The exercise yard.  
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Montana Prison The mess hall.

The TV room. This is before the mandatory cable TV rules.
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Montana Prison This is the Theater, a building donated to the prison. Montana Prison
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