Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola

Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola

Angola Rodeo | Louisiana State Penitentiary Usually October and April

Angola Rodeo | Louisiana State Penitentiary Usually October and April

The Angola 3 were sent to the Louisiana State Penitentiary also know as Angola in 1971. The three were convicted at the time for armed robbery. #Albert Woodfox, #Robert King, and #Herman Wallace were later put into solitary confinement in 1972 for the murder of a white prison guard. Woodfox escaped…The Angola 3 were sent to the Louisiana State Penitentiary also know as Angola in 1971. The three were convicted at the time for armed robbery. #Albert Woodfox, #Robert King, and #Herman Wallace…

The Angola 3 were sent to the Louisiana State Penitentiary also know as Angola in 1971. The three were convicted at the time for armed robbery. #Albert Woodfox, #Robert King, and #Herman Wallace were later put into solitary confinement in 1972 for the murder of a white prison guard. Woodfox escaped…The Angola 3 were sent to the Louisiana State Penitentiary also know as Angola in 1971. The three were convicted at the time for armed robbery. #Albert Woodfox, #Robert King, and #Herman Wallace…

Burl Cain Warden, the Louisiana State Penitentiary  "Moral Rehabilitation in an Immoral Environment"

Burl Cain Warden, the Louisiana State Penitentiary "Moral Rehabilitation in an Immoral Environment"

In 1889, New York's Electrical Execution Law, the first of its kind in the world, went into effect, and Edwin R. Davis, the Auburn Prison electrician, was commissioned to design an electric chair. Closely resembling the modern device. On August 6, 1890, William Kemmler became the first person to be sent to the chair.

In 1889, New York's Electrical Execution Law, the first of its kind in the world, went into effect, and Edwin R. Davis, the Auburn Prison electrician, was commissioned to design an electric chair. Closely resembling the modern device. On August 6, 1890, William Kemmler became the first person to be sent to the chair.

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Louisiana State Penitentiary Death Row | Louisiana State Penitentiary's Warden Burl Cain

Louisiana State Penitentiary Death Row | Louisiana State Penitentiary's Warden Burl Cain

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