There is an updated chart here:
It does not have the inserted notes for 1971 and 1984.
Description: A timeline showing the total number of inmates in U.S. prisons and jails. The data sources are listed at the Wikimedia Commons location of the image:
Permission: http://www.november.org/graphs is the November Coalition page with charts and graphs. That page says "These graphs are in the public domain."
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|current||00:47, July 15, 2014||713 × 499 (22 KB)||Timeshifter||Reverted to version as of 22:59, July 15, 2010|
|22:59, July 15, 2010||713 × 499 (22 KB)||Timeshifter|
|21:53, September 6, 2008||701 × 520 (26 KB)||Timeshifter||Latest version of the timeline.|