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The yuma territorial prison is a former prison located in yuma, arizona, united states opened in 1875, it is one of the yuma crossing and associated sites on. Between the years of 1875 and 1909 the yuma territorial prison held some of the most notorious desperados of the old southwest a resident of yuma, a l. More colorful than modern tourist prison attractions, and much less terrifying so when we learned that yuma's territorial prison had become a tourist. Free essay: what was life in the prison like only few people can answer that question, but the yuma territorial prison was not only a prison,.
My grandparents found a funny poem titled me mudder in the old territorial prison many years ago while visiting yuma, arizona this article. At yuma territorial prison state historic park walk through the actual strap iron cells and solitary chamber of arizona territory's first prison, and see the areas. Overview on july 1, 1876, the first seven inmates entered the territorial prison at yuma and were locked into the new cells they had built themselves at yuma.
History of yuma territorial prison state historic park opened & dedicated january 1, 1961 by charles r eatherly yuma territorial prison sitting on a bluff. One of the most most interesting highlights in south western arizona is the historical yuma territorial prison from 1876 to 1909, this unique. The 3:10 to yuma stops here on july 1, 1876, the first seven inmates entered the territorial prison at yuma and were locked into the new cells they had. At yuma is the territorial prison, which is now partly completed, and when fully finished according to the plans and specifications, will be a model of strength,.