Stateville Aces Prison Band, Illinois State Prison, Stateville

Title

Stateville Aces Prison Band, Illinois State Prison, Stateville

Subject

Illinois State Penitentiary (Stateville, Ill.)
Prisoners
Bands (Music)

Description

The inmate swing band, the Stateville Aces, plays a tune. On verso: "On August 24th, inmates of the Stateville prison at Joliet, Illinois will present a vaudeville show as part of the program for visiting past commanders of local American Legion posts. This outfit will provide swing music. One of their favorites is Time on My Hands."

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

n.d.

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

en

Identifier

400034
Illinois State Prison, Stateville

Original Format

studio print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

21 x 26 cm

Citation

“Stateville Aces Prison Band, Illinois State Prison, Stateville,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed September 21, 2018, http://chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/13247.