Electric Chair, Sing Sing Prison | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Electric Chair, Sing Sing Prison

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DESCRIPTION

An image of the electric chair. The image focuses upon the chair, with its plethora of straps. The wooden walls and concrete floor are visible around it. Printed in the bottom left corner: "Wm. Terhune." Printed below: "Electric Chair, Sing Sing Prison, Ossining, N.Y."

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 74912

Creation Date:  date unknown

Creator Name: Unknown

City: Ossining

County: 

State: New York

Collection Name: Albertype Collection

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: negative, original

Original Format Number: (A6)02375

Original Dimensions: 5 x 4 inches

SUBJECTS

Chairs

Crime

Dwellings

Electric apparatus and appliances

Indoor photography

Law

Persons

Prisons

Technology

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