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Views of San Quentin Prison and Events, ca. 1925-1935
BANC PIC 1905.11240 -- ALB  
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:1 General view of San Quentin Prison.

 

:2 Prisoners marching in Front Gate.

 

:3 Approaching Front Gate.

 

:4 Entrance Front Gate.

 

:5 End of Reservation.

 

:6 Guards Recreation Hall.

 

:7 Officer's Homes.

 

:8 Fire House.

 

Garden Beautiful Views.

 

Main Yard.

 

More Main Yard Views.

 

Machine Gun Towers.

 

:28 Arsenal.

 

Machine Gun Towers.

 

More Guard Towers.

 

:36 Nut Alley (on left).

 

:37 Educational Building.

 

:38 Furniture Factory.

 

:39 Prison-made Furniture.

 

:40 Cell Block Guard.

 

:41 Wall Guard.

 

:42 Tailor Shop.

 

:43 West Wing Yard.

 

School House for Guard's Children.

 

Guards Children.

 

:50 Administration Building.

 

:51 Guard Residences.

 

:52 Officers & Guards Dining Room.

 

:53 Officers & Guards Mess Crew.

 

:54 Pot Washers Corner.

 

:55 Kitchen.

 

:56 Married Guards Quarters.

 

:57 Womens Department.

 

:58 Outpost Guard.

 

:59 Edge of Reservation.

 

:60 Old Hospital in Background.

 

:61 Old Cell Block.

 

:62 Garden Beautiful.

 

:63 "The Porch"

 

:64 Mess Hall's [sic].

 

:65 Mess Hall's [sic].

 

:66 Jute Mill Road.

 

:67 Mess Building.

 

:68 Outpost Guard.

 

:69 Wardens Private Garage.

 

:70 Back Gate.

 

:71 Machine Gun Tower.

 

:72 Wardens Residence.

 

:73 Women's Department.

 

:74 Guard's Garage.

 

:75 Guard Tower.

 

:76 Back Entrance to Mess Hall.

 

:77 Spud Locker.

 

:78 Mess Hall Building.

 

:79 Mess Hall.

 

Furniture Factory.

 
 

:85 Mount Tamilpias [i.e. Tamalpais].

 

:86 Lumber Yard.

 

:87 Quarry in Background.

 

Some Prison Gardens.

 

:92 Head Gardner's Quarters.

 

:93 His "Bonarue" Kitchen.

 

:94 Dairy Building.

 

:95 Hog Ranch.

 

:96 Booster Pump House.

 

:97 Booster Pump.

 

:98 Pump House Quarters.

 

:99 Chicken Ranch.

 

Ranch Activity.

 

Dairy Buildings.

 

Rock Crusher.

 

:110 Taking it Easy.

 

:111 Washing Clothes.

 

More Quarry Views.

 

At the Prison Quarry.

 

:120 Steam Shovel.

 

:121 Quarry Guard.

 

:122 Rock Crusher.

 

:123 Quarry Barber Shop.

 

:124 Prisoners.

 

:125 Booster Pump House.

 

:126 Guard Tower.

 

:127 General View San Quentin Prison.

 

:128 Outside the Walls.

 

:129 Women's Department.

 

:130 Small Gardens.

 

:131 Another General View.

 

:132 Filling In.

 

Old Cell Blocks.

 

:135 Old Cell Block.

 

:136 Old Prison Cells.

 

Prison Construction.

 

:139 More Prison Construction.

 

:140 Old Cell Block.

 

On the Prison Waterfront.

 

:145 General View of Prison.

 

:146 Warden's Residence.

 

:147 Ranch Buildings.

 

:148 Rock Separator at Quarry.

 

:149 Warden's House.

 

:150 General View of San Quentin Prison.

 

:151 The Porch.

 

:152 Warden's Residence.

 

:153 Prisoners Marching In.

 

More Waterfront Views.

 

:158 Wall Guard.

 

:159 Prison Construction.

 

:160 New Mess Hall.

 

:161 Jute Mill.

 

:162 Old Prison Cells.

 

:163 Shelter Shed.

 

Main Yard Again.

 

:166 The Porch Again.

 

:167 Wall Guard.

 

:168 Officers & Guards Dining Room.

 

:169 Old Cell Blocks.

 

:170 General View of San Quentin Prison.

 

:171 Alley Way.

 

:172 Jute Mill Road.

 

:173 Roof Tops.

 

:174 Spud Locker.

 

Along the Waterfront.

 

More Waterfront Views.

 

Prison Laundry.

 

In the New Prison.

 

:191 New Prison Cell Block.

 

:192 Inside View.

 

:193 Jute Mill.

 

:194 Ball Diamond.

 

:195 Overlooking Lower Yard.

 

:196 Alley Way.

 

:197 Road to Mess Hall.

 

:198 Main Yard.

 

:199 Blacksmith Shop.

 

:200 Mess Hall Entrance.

 

New Prison Cells.

 

:204 Old Prison Cells.

 

:205 Spud Shack.

 

:206 Orchestra Pit.

 

:207 Main Line Dining Hall.

 
 

:209 Main Line Kitchen.

 

Gun Rail.

 

:212 Photo Gallery.

 

:213 Old Cell Block.

 

:214 West Wing Yard.

 

:215 Wall Post.

 

:216 Alley Stairway.

 

:217 New Prison Cell Blocks.

 

Gun Rails.

 

:222 Old Cell Block.

 

:223 East Wing Entrance.

 

:224 New Prison Entrance.

 

:225 Crazy Alley on Left.

 

Wall Guard Towers.

 

:228 Jute Mill Yard.

 

:229 Jute Mill.

 

:230 Guard Tower.

 

:231 West Wing Yard.

 

:232 "Crazy Alley".

 

:233 Alley Way.

 

:234 Laundry Washers.

 

:235 Main Line Showers.

 

:236 New Laundry.

 

:237 Change Room.

 

Tiers of Cells.

 

:241 Guard at New Prison.

 

:242 New Prison Stairway.

 

:243 Old Cell Blocks.

 

:244 Bake Ovens.

 

:245 Photo Gallery.

 

:246 Run Way.

 

:247 Prison Construction.

 

:248 Alley Way.

 

:249 New Prison Cells.

 

:250 Open Air Lavatories.

 

:251 Sunday in the Lower Yard.

 

:252 4th. of July Lemonade.

 

:253 Prisoner & Trained Cat.

 

:254 Laundry Presses.

 

:255 Laundry View.

 

Tin Shop.

 

:258 Tailor Shop View.

 

:259 Mexican Quartette.

 

:260 San Quentin Band.

 

:261 On the March.

 

:262 Band Stand.

 

:263 Contestants.

 

:264 "Nuts".

 

:265 Cutting Up.

 

:266 Clowns.

 

:267 Custard Pie.

 

Floor Show.

 

Dancers.

 

At Rehearsal.

 

:280 Jap Tug-O-War.

 

:281 Female Impersonator.

 

:282 "Lifer".

 

:283 Spectators.

 

:284 Field View.

 

:285 Finish of Mile Race.

 

:286 Tug-O-War.

 

:287 Pulling Hard.

 

:288 Looking over Field.

 

:289 Finish 880 Yard Dash.

 

:290 Frank G. O'Kane.

 

:291 Frank G. O'Kane Announcing.

 

:292 Hammer Throw.

 

:293 Spectators.

 

:294 Mill Contestants.

 

:295 Centepede [sic] Race.

 

:296 Cup Presentation Warden Holohan Center.

 

:297 Frank G. O'Kane Announcing.

 

:298 Olympic Club Visitors.

 

:299 "Outside" Singers.

 

:300 Tug-O-War Judge.

 

:301 Olympic Club Officials.

 

:302 Frank G. O'Kane.

 

:303 Announcing Events.

 

Tumblers.

 

High Jump.

 

Pole Vault.

 

:312 2 Mile Run.

 

:313 2 Mile Run, Last Lap.

 

:314 Pole Vault.

 

:315 Hammer Throw.

 

Tumblers.

 

:318 Finish of Hundred Yard Dash.

 

:319 Broad Jump.

 

At Rehearsal.

 

:324 Announcing Events.

 

:325 Rehearsal.

 

:326 Tug-O-War.

 

:327 More Nuts.

 

Obstacle Race and Winner.

 

:332 Final.

 

:333 Harmony Four.

 

:334 Olympic Club Officials.

 

:335 Orchestra.

 

:336 A Gag.

 

:337 Female Impersonators.

 

:338 "Nuts".

 

:339 Rehearsal Again.

 

:340 Prison Baseball. Spectators.

 

:341 Prison Baseball. Safe at First.

 

:342 Prison Baseball. Score Keepers.

 

:343 Prison Baseball. Guards and Visitors.

 

:344 Prison Baseball. A Hit.

 

:345 Prison Baseball. Talking it over.

 

:346 Prison Baseball. Home Run.

 

:347 Prison Baseball. Safe At First.

 

Prison Baseball. Action.

 

:352 Prison Baseball. Substitutes.

 

:353 Prison Baseball. Safe at First.

 

:354 Prison Baseball. Walking Home.

 

:355 Prison Baseball. A Wild Swing.