1954 Missouri State Penitentiary Riot

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Collection Name: MS297 Mark Schreiber Collection

Description: A Missouri State Highway Patrol Officer observes female inmates assisting an older inmate during unrest at the women's facility following the September 22-23, 1954 riot at the men's facility.

Photographer/Studio: Zeal Wright

Coverage: United States – Missouri – Cole – Jefferson City

Date: 1954

Rights: Please contact the Missouri State Archives at [email protected] for information on reproduction and use.

Credit: UNDER COPYRIGHT; contact the Missouri State Archives for more information

Image Number: MS297_1587

Institution: Missouri State Archives


Owner: MissouriStateArchives
Source: Flickr Commons
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