- Canadian County Jail
List in the National Register of Historic Places
Canadian county #architecture #jail #nrhp
- Freedom Jail
The Jail-House is located at the end of Main Street. It is housed in the community’s original well-house. Visitors can stage great "Old-West" photos on the porch and the adjoining "outlaw" cemetery.*
Woods county #cowboy #jail
- Texola Old City Jail
Old City Jail 1908 - 1910 This is a nice place to visit, but you don't want to stay here (especially in the winter, its cold). This jail was used to house local miscreants, usually drunk and disorderly. Many time it held multiple guests. It usually had one chair, one bed, and some blankets. Construction is of old style cinder blocks, plastered over with cement. The foundation extends several feet below ground to discourage premature release. It is not believed any of the famous outlaws stayed here, although a few were known ...
Beckham county #jail #museum #outlaw
- The Black - First Territorial Prison
The Black - First Territorial Prison aka - First Territorial Jail In 1892 Guthrie, Oklahoma was home to one of the very first Federal Prisons in the Midwest. Labeled the “Black Jail” by inmates. Bill Doolin was once a inmate, also the Dalton Gang. The Prison closed in the early 1900's. Nazarene Church occupied until 1970's,then the Samaritan Foundation until 1995. Officially closed in the late 1990’s after the Department of Human Services declared the structure to be unfit for the children that lived in the compound. ...
Logan county #ghost #jail #outlaw #prison #restoration
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