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Mar 20, 2017 ... On March 21, 1963, the Alcatraz federal prison island in San Francisco Bay was emptied of its last inmates and closed at the order of Attorney ...

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ALCATRAZ CLOSES 94. Why did Alcatraz close? One reason was money. Alcatraz had always been an ex-pensive proposition, being on an island. Everything ...

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Mar 21, 2013 ... Alcatraz was first a fort and later became an Army disciplinary barracks ... in the administration building of the closed former island prison in San ...

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From the time it became a federal prison in 1934 until it was closed down in 1963 ... Alcatraz Island, located in the mists off of San Francisco, received its name in ...

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Jan 24, 2018 ... Did the three men who escaped in 1962 from Alcatraz — then known as ... Alcatraz closed as a prison in March 1963, less than a year after the ...

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During the American Civil War (1861–1865) Alcatraz became the largest ... By 1850 the Gold Rush was at its height, and California was admitted as the thirtieth  ...

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Though Alcatraz never fired offensive shots during the war, it was a crucial ... After over a century of use, America's most famous prison was officially closed.

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Feb 28, 2018 ... How Al Capone was transferred Alcatraz Island and 10 other things you didn't know about The Rock.

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But it was in 1934, the highpoint of a major war on crime, that Alcatraz was ... Despite the odds, from 1934 until the prison was closed in 1963, 36 men tried 14  ...