The Madden Collection
graciously contributed by Keith, a fellow corrections worker and descendant of Warden Madden.

Philander Madden served as warden from 1892 to 1898, a key period in the shaping of the prison.


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Constructing the
Administration Building
The Wagon Gate Producing Electricity

The photos below were also provided by Keith, in February 2003, and we are appreciative.
He also supplied a never-before-seen picture of the
"boy lifer," Wesley Elkins. Thanks Keith!

Charley Madden (Ass't Deputy Warden) and friends in front of institution Philander Madden, wife, and granddaughter Philander Madden (Warden) and Charley Madden (Ass't Deputy Warden)