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GEHFileBot
06-15-2006, 06:04 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile16319/Eastern-State-Penitentiary.htm>Eastern State Penitentiary</a></b><br><br>Opened in 1829 as part of a controversial movement to change the behavior of inmates through &quot;confinement in solitude with labor,&quot; Eastern State Penitentiary quickly became one of the most expensive and most copied buildings in the young United States. From 1929-1930 the fammous Chicago gangster Al Capone resided here for eight months.<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/522643Clipboard01.jpg>

sladys
06-22-2008, 09:24 PM
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