Michigan State Prison

Also known as: Jackson State Prison
Armory Court and Cooper St., Jachson, Michigan

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Former Prison Building

This structure has been adaptively reused.

Photo taken by Nathan Holth in May 2009

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 10, 1979
Reference number
79001156
Areas of significance
Engineering; Politics/Government; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Correctional facility
Current function
Correctional facility
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849
Significant years
1842; 1915
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 6
Contributing structures: 2

Update Log 

  • July 18, 2010: New photo from Nathan Holth