1954 Missouri State Penitentiary Riot

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Collection Name: RG133 Adjutant General's Office 1954 Riot Scrapbook

Description: Missouri National Guardsmen from St. Louis are lined up outside the MSP walls. A Missouri State Highway Patrol car is parked on the near side of the street. Caption reads, "Men of 2d Bn, 138th Inf Regt, MoNG, outside prison wall, on Capitol Avenue, Thursday AM, 23 Sept 1954."

Photographer/Studio: St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Coverage: United States – Missouri – Cole – Jefferson City

Date: September 23, 1954

Rights: Please contact the Missouri State Archives for information on reproduction and use.

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

Image Number: RG133_MSPRiot_06B

Institution: Missouri State Archives

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Owner: MissouriStateArchives
Source: Flickr Commons
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