Federal Prisons

Buildings housing prisons administered by a federal government, in the U.S., those managed by the U.S. Federal Bureau of Prisons.

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2937
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federal prisons
federal prison
federal penitentiaries
prisons, federal
prisiones federales Spanish
prisión federal Spanish

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Buildings housing prisons administered by a federal government, in the U.S., those managed by the U.S. Federal Bureau of Prisons.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006479. The J. Paul Getty Trust.