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Casualty in unprecedented riot at the Ontario reformatory, Guelph, a prisoner is carried out on a stretcher. An estimated 600 of the 931 inmates took part in the outbreak armed with knives, chunks of concrete, iron pipes and bowling pins Open in full size

Casualty in unprecedented riot at the Ontario reformatory, Guelph, a prisoner is carried out on a stretcher. An estimated 600 of the 931 inmates took part in the outbreak armed with knives, chunks of concrete, iron pipes and bowling pins

Picture, 1952, English

Casualty in unprecedented riot at the Ontario reformatory, Guelph, a prisoner is carried out on a stretcher. An estimated 600 of the 931 inmates took part in the outbreak armed with knives, chunks of concrete, iron pipes and bowling pins

Picture, 1952, English

Publisher

Toronto Star

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

G2--Canada-Ontario-Guelph-Reformatory-Riots-125b-GO-228

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

TS-2-125-GO-228