Research

Register of visitors to the State Capitol building

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
The series consists of pages from a register of visitors to the New York State Capitol at Albany. Entries include date, name (signature) of visitor and place (city) of residence.
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Quantity:
4.2 cu. ft.
Inclusive Dates:
1883-1884
Series Number:
A0047

Arrangement

Chronological.

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of pages from a register of visitors to the New York State Capitol at Albany. Entries include date, name (signature) of visitor and place (city) of residence.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

A0047-78: Restricted in part because of severe burn damage.Use under supervision of an archivist.

Custodial History

A0047-78: These records survived the 1911 Capitol fire; part of the series has severe burn damage, but there is still much readable information.

A0047-78: This volume did not suffer any burn damage. Although no documentation exists regarding the transfer of this volume, it was most likely transferred to the State Archives by the State Library. The volume was accessioned in conjunction with a project undertaken by Archives staff in 2003 to describe or integrate estrayed or unidentified records.

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