Danny Lyon, Untitled, Huntsville, Texas

Huntsville, Texas 1968

Signed and dated in pencil, verso

Gelatin silver print

14 x 11 inches, sheet


Diagnostic Center is a processing center for inmates entering prison. Men arrive there from county jails throughout the state. After about a month they are classified and assigned to a unit to begin their sentence.

This image is from Lyon’s book Conversations with the Dead.

Work by Danny Lyon (b. 1942)