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Death House at Sing Sing

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Sing Sing Prison, in New York, had an area called the "Death House."  That's because that part of the prison had an electric chair.

This image depicts Sing Sing's electric chair.  Its use began in 1914.

The last execution at Sing Sing took place in 1963.


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Image of Sing Sing's electric chair, online courtesy Sites at Google.

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