Example sentences for: alcatraz

How can you use “alcatraz” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Of the many cruises you can take on San Francisco Bay, the most entertaining is a trip to the abandoned prison island of Alcatraz.

  • National Park Rangers offer informative and witty self-guided audio tours around the former home of Al Capone as well as other convicts such as Robert Stroud, the famous “Birdman of Alcatraz.”

  • You will see what “maximum security, minimum privilege” meant for Alcatraz’s 300 inmates, each one alone in a tiny cell, with three 20-minute recreation periods each day.

  • "Alcatraz: The Warden Johnston Years."

  • But she also quotes the Amsterdam News , which says that Johnson was "welcomed like a conqueror" when he came back to Harlem in 1963 after doing time in Alcatraz and other prisons.

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