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Inside the U.S. Penitentiary

August 27, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Before there was Alcatraz, there was USP Leavenworth.
It’s the birthplace of the Federal Bureau of Prisons, and for the past 125 years, it has housed some of the most notorious criminals, gangsters, domestic and international terrorist, politicians, and celebrities. Take an in-depth tour with author Kenneth LaMaster who served almost 30 years at the Penitentiary as a correctional officer, materials handler, and the institution historian.
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