Territorial Prison http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Ag research exhibit opens at Territorial Prison http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/ag-research-exhibit-opens-territorial-prison <p>The historic Territorial Prison in Laramie is opening a new exhibit this weekend, which focuses on the era after the facility served as a prison &ndash; when the University of Wyoming used it for agriculture research. Willow Belden spoke with Deborah Amend, the superintendent of the prison, before the opening to hear about the history of the site, and the important studies that were done there while it was used for ag. She says the prison was built 140 years ago, as a federal territorial prison &hellip; but things changed in 1809, when Wyoming became a state.</p> Fri, 27 Apr 2012 22:02:30 +0000 Willow Belden 23244 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Ag research exhibit opens at Territorial Prison