Stateville Aces Prison Band, Illinois State Prison, Stateville
Illinois State Penitentiary (Stateville, Ill.)
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."
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Illinois State Prison, Stateville
21 x 26 cm
“Stateville Aces Prison Band, Illinois State Prison, Stateville,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed December 14, 2018, http://chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/13247.