Alcatraz Island - Golden Gate National Recreation Area
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September 2 -8, 1946
Alcatraz Field Collection
Standard “Main Line” menu, served in the Alcatraz mess hall, to all inmates except those in solitary confinement or in the prison hospital. Bureau of Prisons and Public Health Service nutritionists in Washington approved cyclical menus that ensured both good nutrition and considerable variety. Menus and recipes were similar to those in the military.
Golden Gate National Recreation Area, GOGA 18324n2