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Who Is Inmate Dan Tso-Se (b. abt. 1896-?)
Who Is Inmate Dan Tso-Se (b. abt. 1896-?)
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Who Was Inmate Jack Johnson (1878-1946)?
Jack Johnson is an African American boxer with a colorful history including one stay in Federal prison in Leavenworth, Kansas. While in prison, Johnson made good use of his time by penning an autobiography on prison stationary. Birth of a Fighter John Arthu...
Who Was Inmate Jack Johnson (1878-1946)?
Who Was Inmate Jack Johnson (1878-1946)?
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Who Was Inmate Lester Ohmart and What Was the Drake Estate Conspiracy?
In my examination of the federal inmate files of Leavenworth, Kansas, I stumbled on the inmate record of Lester Ohmart (1888-?). He was received at Leavenworth prison on February 22, 1936 on the charge of "using mails to defraud" in Chicago, Illinois. In fu...
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Who Was Inmate John Barney Prine? (b. abt. 1911-?)
In researching historic prisoner records, one of the factors I look for as a researcher is a meaty inmate record file and John Barney Prine has a very lengthy file of about 200 pages of materials. In reading each and every document it became immediately app...
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Who Was Inmate Floyd Clymer (1895-1970)?
It's not often that I run to an inmate who has their own Wikipedia page . Such is the case with Floyd Clymer, inventor, businessman, and professional driver. I found Clymer's Federal Leavenworth prison record while perusing historic prison records available...
Who Was Inmate Floyd Clymer (1895-1970)?
Who Was Inmate Floyd Clymer (1895-1970)?
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Who Is Inmate Dan Tso-Se (b. Abt. 1893)
At age 13, Dan Tso-Se was probably one of the youngest inmates in prison during this time period in the United States. Dan arrived at Leavenworth Federal Penitentiary in Kansas on June 21, 1909, found guilty of manslaughter for killing four people. Dan’s in...
Who Is Inmate Dan Tso-Se (b. Abt. 1893)
Who Is Inmate Dan Tso-Se (b. Abt. 1893)
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Who Is Prisoner Hyman Polski (1885-1939)?
“The war on alcohol in the 1920s and the war on drugs of the ’70s and ’80s are symbiotic campaigns. The initial edifice of the war on drugs was built with similar logic, the same cast of characters, and some of the initial infrastructure that came out of th...
Who Is Prisoner Hyman Polski (1885-1939)?
Who Is Prisoner Hyman Polski (1885-1939)?
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Who was William Holly Griffith (1892-1971) a convicted murderer and prisoner from Wirt County, West Virginia? Sometimes called the Bestial Murderer, Griffith was probably responsible for the deaths of four men including Constable Jeff Goff, police officer G...
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Who Is Logan Peter Martin, Prisoner and Poet? (December 28, 1873-1929)
I found Logan P. Martin’s prison record from 1913 in the Federal Penitentiary in Atlanta, Georgia while browsing online via the National Archives. He was one of many federal inmates whose records have been preserved for history. Most of these records contai...
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