Father Richard Scannell, Catholic Chaplain at Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary, reading prayer book while traveling by boat to the island to visit & give religious counsel to the prisoners.


  • Title: Jesuits In America
  • Date: 1953-10
  • Location: San Francisco, CA, US
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Alcatraz, By Boat, Clergy, Prisons, Travelers, Priests, Us, Crime, Religions, California, Vintage Print, Roman Catholic, Reading, Richard J. Scannell, 1950s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Margaret Bourke-White
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_700735
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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