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Published March 21, 2013, 02:17 PM

Alcatraz celebrates 50 years since prison closed

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The National Park Service on Thursday celebrated the 50th anniversary of Alcatraz Island's closure as a federal penitentiary with an exhibit of newly discovered photos of the prison's final hours.

By: JASON DEAREN,Associated Press, Associated Press

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