San Quentin Prison Hospital - San Rafael, CA
World famous San Quentin State Prison
is located near the San Francisco Bay Area and has a long and storied history since it opened in 1852 hosting notable inmates from both past and present including Charles Manson, Country Star Merle Haggard and Sirhan Sirhan among others, with in the wall of this sprawling facility of 6,000 prisoners.
In 1885 the State of California constructed the Italianate style Prison Hospital that treated prisoners and staff for 125 years. Recently, the Prison Hospital was demolished to make way for a new, state of the art, LEED Certified healthcare facility. During the demolition workers uncovered not only wood from the original construction that
History Salvaged has been able to salvage, but the original prison dungeon.
History Salvaged has been to secure enough wood from the c.1885 original construction to make less then a dozen pens. These pens are a must for any collector, as they are rare and represent an important period of American History and our criminal justice system.
produces custom ordered pens for our customers selected from our available pen styles and each pen will be engraved San Quentin Prison Hospital along with the construction date of 1885. --------------------
All pens are handcrafted by or under the supervision of our Master Pen Craftsman and are made in America.
Each is individually hand made and each varies in look and feel.
All History Salvaged product is guaranteed authentic and made utilizing the wood describe and in conjunction with our partner clients.
All History Salvaged products arrive in Eco-Friendly packaging.