Old Idaho Penitentiary | 3 House

 Here we are standing in the cell block of the facility known as three house. This location was closed for sanitation concerns in 1921. After closing, it functioned as a temporary shoe factory, but ultimately it was remodeled in 1928 for inmate housing. Once the remodel was complete it...

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Old Idaho Penitentiary | 3 House

 We are currently standing in the stairwell on the second floor of three house. As you can see, this corridor has very low ceilings, and very narrow walkways. One can imagine that a space this confined, would be difficult to navigate safely by inmates and the prison guards. Apparently...

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