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Alcatraz San Francisco

Escape To Alcatraz

Katie Gard | Posted 10.27.2013 | Travel
Katie Gard

From post to prison to protest site to park, the island of Alcatraz has worn many hats. The thing of it is, how can a rocky piece of foggy, cold outcrop amidst the freezing waters San Francisco Bay not be enticing?

Robin Wilkey

Alcatraz Resident Recalls Growing Up At America's Most Infamous Prison

HuffingtonPost.com | Robin Wilkey | Posted 08.02.2013 | Fifty

The Rock. Uncle Sam's Devil's Island. Hell on Earth. Alcatraz Island went by many names. But for Darlyne Sheppeard, it only went by one: home. S...

FIFTY YEARS LATER

San Jose Mercury News | By Aaron Kinney | Posted 05.20.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO _ There's a quotation on the wall of the cafeteria at Alcatraz attributed to Frank Weatherman, the last inmate to shuffle out of the pri...