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United States Penitentiary

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  1. Leavenworth is located in Leavenworth, Kansas on 1,583 acres (6.4 km²) with 22.8 acres (92,000 m²) inside the penitentiary walls

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  2. came into existence through an act of the United States Congress in 1895

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  3. 1827 - Colonel Henry Leavenworth chose site for new fort

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  4. an all-male, medium-security facility committed to carrying out the judgments of the Federal Courts

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  5. frequently confused with the United States Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth, the maximum-security, penal facility of the United States Military

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