Title: S-013 Portsmouth Naval Prison Photo Collection
Description: 330 prints and negatives covering the history of the prison from 1898 to 1974. Oversize prints of 34 prison Commanding Officers, primarily US Marines. Engraving showing prisoners in 1898 from Spanish-American War at Camp Long, Seavey’s Island. Many interior and exterior views of the main building “The Castle” throughout the years. Prisoner activities including classrooms, mess, work parties, music, religious services. Images of Marines as guards, training, celebrating Marine Corps birthday. Renovation of buildings at Camp Langdon 1954-1955.
Donor: Portsmouth Naval Prison
Copyright Owner: Naval History & Heritage Command
Format: Black & white photograph
NOTE: Portions of this collection are restricted due to privacy concerns.
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