Research

Building Committee minutes

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 Building Committee was charged with constructing, equipping and maintaining the Randalls Island facility. Meeting minutes provide information such as estimates for construction; abstracts of bids; bills for expenses; awarding of contracts; names of supply and construction contractors; approval of bills; and progress of construction, based on reports from the architect.
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Quantity:
0.1 cu. ft. (1 volume) Copies: 1microfilm reels; 35mm
Inclusive Dates:
1851-1861
Series Number:
A2059

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Chronological.

Scope and Content Note

These are meeting minutes of the committee charged with constructing, equipping and maintaining the new Randalls Island facility, which opened in 1854.

The minutes provide such information as estimates for construction; abstracts of bids; bills for expenses; awarding of contracts; names of supply and construction contractors; approval of bills; and progress of construction, based on reports from the architect.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

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

Alternate Formats Available

Microform is available at the New York State Archives through interlibrary loan.

Custodial History

The Department of Correction placed these records on loan to the Syracuse University Library from 1960-1977.

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