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Warden Ragen of Joliet.

Gladys A. Erickson

Warden Ragen of Joliet.

by Gladys A. Erickson

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Published by Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ragen, Joseph Edward, 1896-,
  • Illinois State Penitentiary (Joliet, Ill.)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith an introd. by Joseph E. Ragen and a foreword by Harry Reutlinger.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV9475.I35 E7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination248 p.
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6220550M
    LC Control Number57005331
    OCLC/WorldCa619415

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The story of Warden Joseph Ragen and how he turned Joliet Stateville Prison, one of the world's toughest, into a disciplined and secure penal institution. Illustrated with photographs. A signed presentation by Loretta & Joe Ragen, the Warden of Stateville.

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The wild stories of Joliet, built upon actual histories of rampant riots, murders, briberies and successful escapes, were a direct invitation to the first, offender to sustain that institution's notorious reputation. Warden Ragen of Joliet Hardcover – January 1, by Gladys A.

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Stateville penitentiary in Illinois has housed some of Chicago's most infamous criminals and was proclaimed to be "the world's toughest prison" by Joseph Ragen, Stateville's powerful warden from to It shares with Attica, San Quentin, and Jackson the notoriety of being one of the maximum security prisons that has shaped the public's conception of imprisonment.

Author James B. Jacobs published a book in about Stateville, which was called the world's toughest prison by Joseph Ragen, the warden from to Ragen's photo is below.

Ragen's photo. Joseph E. Ragen is the author of Inside The Worlds Toughest Prisons ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews) and Warden Ragen of Joliet ( avg rating, 2 4/5. Stateville penitentiary in Illinois has housed some of Chicago’s most infamous criminals and was proclaimed to be "the world’s toughest prison" by Joseph Ragen, Stateville’s powerful warden from to It shares with Attica, San Quentin, and Jackson the notoriety of being one of the maximum security prisons that has shaped the public’s conception of imprisonment.

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Experience the stories and read of the people that made Old Joliet Prison famous in my book ~ Haunted Joliet Prison by Wendy Moxley Roe. The death toll on prison grounds was epic.

Roger awaits release with Warden Regan behind him Email This BlogThis. To download a free copy of Roger Touhy's book, THE STOLEN YEARS, click the photo. the sociologist and writer Saul Alinsky, who was a member of the Joliet States Prison Parole Board, said that Touhy had told him that inCermak and he entered an agreement, a.

Murderer Nathan Leopold (L) talking with warden Joseph E. Ragen (R) in his office at Joliet Prison. (Photo by Francis Miller/The LIFE Picture Collection via Getty Images) {{textForToggleButton('')}}.

InGladys researched and wrote the biography of respected public servant Joseph E. Ragen, warden of twin Illinois state prisons, Joliet and Stateville. A career law enforcement and corrections officer, Ragen had been assigned by then Gov.

Henry Horner to take over the corrupt Joliet-Stateville complex. Joliet Correctional Center (originally known as Illinois State Penitentiary, colloquially as Joliet Prison, Joliet Penitentiary and the Collins Street Prison) was a prison in Joliet, Illinois, America from to It is featured in the motion picture The Blues Brothers as the prison from which Jake Blues is released at the beginning of the movie.

It is also used for the exterior shots of Coordinates: 41°32′49″N 88°04′27″W / .Close Control both argued that firm prison control is needed and told the story of Warden Joseph Ragen, who ran the Stateville prison in Joliet from to The original manuscript of the book was written by Kantrowitz when he was the resident sociologist in that prison.Roger Touhy (Septem – Decem ) was an Irish-American mob boss and prohibition-era bootlegger from Chicago, is best remembered for having been framed for the faked kidnapping of gangster John "Jake the Barber" Factor, a brother of cosmetics manufacturer Max Factor Sr.

Despite numerous appeals and at least one court ruling freeing Cause of death: Gunshot wounds.