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Date: 1898 ca.

Description: String band consisting of seven inmates at Waupun State Prison. Three seated men hold guitars, three others hold violins and one standing man holds a cello...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the front yard of the Wisconsin State Prison.

Date: 1945-12-02 

Description: June Dieckman, police reporter for the "Wisconsin State Journal", shown examining a hole in a ventilating pipe cut by two federal prisoners attempting to e...

Date: 1944-10-23 

Description: Group portrait of 13 superintendents of state welfare institutions with A.W. Bayley (extreme right, standing), director of the Wisconsin Deptartment of Pub...

Date: 1933-07-07 

Description: Portrait of Martha Finn, jail matron and wife of Sheriff Fred T. Finn, seated at a table, reading a newspaper. Her duties consist of cooking for all the ja...

Date: 1879-02-08 

Description: A cartoon entitled "The Latest Illustration of Our Humane Indian Policy" depicting an imprisoned, injured Native American man who has been served "boiled s...

Photograph

Walter Wanger

Date:  ca.

Description: Walter Wanger gets his hand stamped by a prison guard. He is wearing a suit and sunglasses and holds a binder.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the structure's facade and side, with outbuildings in the foreground.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of the Wisconsin State Prison front yard.

Date: 1899 

Description: This 1899 map of Dodge County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, roads, railroads, post offices, cemeteri...

Photograph

Prison Industries

Date: 1961 ca.

Description: Punch press equipment at one of the Wisconsin prisons used for the manufacture of license plates and traffic signs. This photograph appeared in a 1961 pub...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Prison.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the marching parade, with the band and men approaching the camera. The band leads the way. Brick buildings line the avenue, with trees behind t...

Photograph

Waupun State Prison

Date:  date unknown

Description: A couple walks outside the gates of the Waupun State Prison, built in 1854. The tower of the central building can be seen beyond the gates.

Map or Atlas

Waupun Wisconsin

Date: 1898 

Description: This is a map of Waupun in 1898 that shows labeled streets, railroads, and the location of the state prison. There are annotations on the map in what appea...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a dress parade, with the men wearing military-like uniforms. They have lined up in orderly rows in a field house.

Photograph

Convict Camp

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A man stands in the cook house doorway at a convict camp comprised of several tents and a caged vehicle.

Date: 1968-03-26 

Description: Prison cooks prepare dinner for inmates.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Waupun Prison garden. Hill top view of garden with arched trellis and vines and men hoeing in garden; prison in background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the regiment, lined up in a courtyard. Men with firearms face the viewer, while other men stand to the right side. The band stands at the right...

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