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The First Prisoners Arrived at Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary


Al Capone

The Chicago mobster, Al Capone, was an inmate at Alcatraz

CREDIT: Al Capone, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front and George “Bugs” Moran, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, 1920-1953. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. Reproduction Number LC-USZ62-114627.

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