Eight Jail and Prison Equipment Catalogues. ca. 1965-1975
(Trade Catalogues) (Prisons) Decatur Iron and Steel Co., Roanoke Iron and Bridge Works, Southern Steel Co., Van Dorn, and VANCO. Eight Jail and Prison Equipment Catalogues, ca. 1965-1975. All approx. 8-½ x 11 in., ranging from  to  pp.; profusely illus., each in orig. color wrappers with stab holes from earlier binding, rubbed at spine.
Modern marketing for prison cells and equipment depict the fantastical empty spaces of the architecture of control. Together the catalogues demonstrate the growing sophistication of marketing and design in the emergent prison-industrial complex.
Scarce. Some unrecorded in OCLC or held in fewer than 3 institutions.