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Straps on Sing Sing's Electric Chair

Straps on Sing Sing's Electric Chair American History Social Studies Crimes and Criminals

This illustration, by Walker Evans (who was employed by the U.S. Farm Security Administration), depicts the electric chair at Sing Sing Prison.  The photomechanical reproduction is maintained at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.


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Image of Sing Sing's electric chair, online courtesy Metropolitan Museum of Art.

 

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