Research

Letters, petitions, printed bills, and other documents submitted to the Governor concerning legislation

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 from the Comptroller’s Office consists of miscellaneous letters, petitions, printed bills, and documents submitted to the governor relating to proposed legislation. Most documents date from 1970-1974 and resemble the modern bill jacket. Similar records are found in Series A1069, Senate Bill Files.
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Quantity:
4.25 cu. ft.
Inclusive Dates:
1884-197
Bulk Dates:
(bulk 1970-1974
Series Number:
A1049

Arrangement

Roughly chronological.

Scope and Content Note

The series consists of miscellaneous letters, petitions, printed bills, and documents submitted to the governor relating to proposed legislation. Most of the documents date from 1970-1974 and resemble the modern bill jacket. Similar records are found in Series A1069, Senate Bill Files. The one early petition (1884) may be a fragment from a larger series, possibly related to Executive Chamber blotters (1859-1935).

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of the material.

Custodial History

The petition dating from 1884 was integrated with this series at some unknown date and stored separately from later records in the series, which it predates by a century. Location of additional parts of the series is presently unknown.

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