Collection Name: RG133 Adjutant General's Office 1954 Riot Scrapbook
Description: View looking across the courtyard toward the southeast corner where three buildings meet. A group of inmates is gathered in a clump there. Image taken soon after the inmate riots and fires. Two of the buildings show significant fire damage. The building on the left is A Hall, which housed African-American prisoners at the time.
Photographer/Studio: Missouri State Highway Patrol
Coverage: United States – Missouri – Cole – Jefferson City
Date: September 23, 1954
Rights: Please contact the Missouri State Archives at [email protected]
for information on reproduction and use.
Credit: Courtesy of the Missouri State Archives
Image Number: RG133_MSPRiot_23-21
Institution: Missouri State Archives
Source: Flickr Commons