Organized Crime in the Prohibition Era–Virtual Tour of Eastern State Penitentiary

When:
June 22, 2021 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
2021-06-22T15:00:00-04:00
2021-06-22T16:00:00-04:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Katherine Adriaanse
610-358-3445 Ext. 103

Join us via Zoom for a virtual tour of America's most historic prison, Eastern State Penitentiary, and learn more about how it intersects with the history of organized crime in the era of prohibition.

Embark on an in-depth virtual exploration of vice, scandal and the struggles Eastern State faced in the early 20th century. This guided program includes a brief overview of Eastern State’s founding principles, highlights organized crime figures who spent time at Eastern State, including “Scarface” Al Capone, and ends with group discussion.

Register here: https://delcolibraries.libcal.com/event/7761559

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