Montgomery County Jail, Washington & Spring Streets, Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, IN
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Significance: The Montgomery County Jail, the first of six rotary jails built in the Midwest during the second half of the nineteenth century, represents a significant attempt to answer the problem of human incarceration with an engineering solution.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-2
Survey number: HAER IN-17
Building/structure dates: 1882 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1938 Subsequent Work