This is the prison jail cell of the famous prisoner Bird Man of Alcatraz Robert Stroud..This cell located in the hospital ward on Alcatraz Island. This is where Stroud spent 11 of his 17 years. In 1959 he was transferred to federal prison in Springfield Missouri where he died in 1963.
Located in southeastern West Virginia, Alderson Federal Prison Camp was the first federal women's prison in the country. Among its famous inmates were jazz singer Billie Holiday, who served time on a drug conviction, and Sara Jane Moore and Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme, who were convicted of trying to kill former President Gerald Ford and Martha Stewart.