| On May 16 1902 the city
council instructed the clerk to look for steel cage jails and
On June 6 1902 Papers pertaining to the plans and
specifications of the jail cell was turned over to the financial
On October 10 1902 the Burden City Council
authorizer the payment of $217.00 to E. T. Barnum Wire and Iron Works
Manufactures of Jail Cells in Detroit Michigan.
On February 20 1903 W. L. Hutton was paid $8.00 for
painting the new jail and R. L. Bailey was paid $2.25 for paint.