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7568. CA - Alcatraz Island - "Wish you were here!" - "For Sale of Lease" sign - California - Aerial View - bridge at background - Vintage "Chrome" era card - Not postally used - Black printed back - Pub. by: E. F. Clements, C584B - Color by Mike Roberts - yellow title - printed artist's drawings over message area - Cond: Near Mint - Price $ 2.50

7805. CA - "Alcatraz Island" - golden gate bridge in background -Aerial view -Vintage "Chrome" Era - Not postally used - Pre 1963 card -Publ. by: E. F. Clements, Mike Roberts, C584 - full bleed card, no title on front - black printed back - card has perf at left edge -Price: $ 2.50

2148. GA - United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Ga. (Exterior - Fancy White Building - Water Tower - Smokestack - Old Cars - Guard House In Foreground) Photo By Edgar Orr. Atlanta, GA - Unused - Cond: EX - Linen FB - Atlanta News Agency/ Colourpicture - Price $ 5.00

8353. IL - "Illinois State Penitentiary, Joliet, Ill. Prisoners Marching" - Outdoor scene - tall building at right - two storey building, foreground and left - many prisoners, two guards - B&W photoprint - close view - Old Early Divided Back 1907-1914 Era -Pub. by: F. Gairing & Co., on back front - black title, black printed back - Not postally used - COND: Good, two corner creases, that do not distract - Price $ 3.95

3677. ME - Wiscasset Jail, Wiscasset, Me. (Exterior - Two Storey Bldg - One Part Brick The Other Stone? - 5 Chimneys - Green Shutters - Snow - Two Men - One On Sidewalk - A Not Very Tall, Wood Fence - Hand, Water Pump In Back - Horiz. Wiscasset, ME - Writing On Back, Not Postally Used - Cond: VG+ - Old Divided Back - Red Printed Back - Metropolitan News Co.- Boston - ("Restful Resort For Weary Willies" Neatly Written On Front) - Price $ 4.00

7680. MO - "Main Entrance, Missouri State Peniteniary, Jefferson City, Mo." - close, exterior view - flag - brick with white stone - Linen Era card - Not postally used - Cond: Excellent - Pub. by: na, - CT American Art, 9A871-N - Card circa 1939 - Price $ 4.00

7654. NY - "A view of the Wall and Front of Auburn Prison, Auburn, N.Y." - B&W photoprint - 30's cars at foreground - policeman/guard at street corner - Old White Border Era Card - Not postally used - Pub. by: Wm Jubb Co. Inc., 37706 - Metropolitan - blue printed back - Price $ 5.00

4551. WV - State Penitentiary, Moundsville, W. Va. - Exterior View - White Stone - Castle-Like Towers - Beautiful Landscaping - Street - White Margin And Title At Bottom - Horiz. - Moundsville, WV - Unused - Cond: VG+ (No Creases) - Old Divided Back - Red Printed Back - Publ: The Rotograph Co, NY, Card # 59949 - Printed In Germany - Price $ 7.50


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