Footnote Stories

A Laboratory at Saint-Lazare

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“À Saint-Lazare”: A song by Aristide Bruant
Madame Steinheil’s trial at the Court of Assises

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Famous Prisoners of Saint-Lazare: Marguerite Steinheil
“Saint-Lazare Plage.” “The Bathing Beach at Saint-Lazare.”

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Famous Prisoners of Saint-Lazare: Mme. Henriette Caillaux
Prisoners at the Prison Cantine

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Prison Labor and Prison Script: Saint Lazare
Risque postcard of Mata Hari in costume. Source: “Souvenirs D’un Médecin des Prisons de Paris (Grasset, 1925)

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Saint-Lazare’s most famous prisoner: Mata Hari
Prisoners in Workroom

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Sœur Léonide, Saint-Lazare, and the Legion of Honor

Saint-Lazare as a Women’s Prison Exhibit

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