PRISON COLLECTION: “Statesville Prison Joliet, Illinois” (1955-63)

Stateville Prison visitors filing into the visiting quarters, September 5, 1963 in Joliet, Illinois.

Stateville Prison guard Aaron E. Carey checking visitors passes before allowing them through to the visiting room, September 5, 1963 in Joliet, Illinois.

Lt. Perry R. Vaughn frisking a visitor before he is allowed to pass through the gate house in Stateville Prison, September 5, 1963 in Joliet, Illinois.

Joliet Prison Warden Stubblefield.

Gerald Rioradan graduated with the highest grades in the TV college course in prisonj. June 13, 1962.

Statesville Prison trustees working in the flower bed in front of the prison, September 5, 1963 in Joliet, Illinois.

Nathan Leopold leaving prison in Statesville, being driven by Ralph G.Newman. March 13 1958

Warden Frank Pate congratulates Gerald Roirdan, the inmate with the highest scores who attended college classes via televison at Statesville Prison in Joliet Illinois June 13 1962.

Chicken Fry Sunday picnic between inmates and their visiting families, September 5, 1963 at Stateville Prison in Joliet, Illinois.

Visitors entering the main gate house at Stateville Prison, September 5, 1963 in Joliet, Illinois.

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