What Kind of Bars?: Memoir of Francis L. Ippolito, Officer at CT State Prison

A Note From Wethersfield Historical Society In preparation for our newest exhibition Connecticut State Prison Open Storage, staff at Wethersfield Historical Society encountered MaryAnn Ippolito Pilotte. Mrs. Pilotte kindly shared her father’s memoir along with objects and photographs. Francis L. Ippolito’s  memoir left a lasting impression of the difficulty of being a prison guard. Below […]