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Register of honorary members of the Society for the Reformation of Juvenile Delinquents

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:
This volume lists 34 persons elected by the Society's Board of Managers as honorary members of the Society. For each honorary member entries may include: name; address; occupation; date nominated and elected; date died or resigned; and remarks.
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Quantity:
0.1 cu. ft.(1 volume)
Inclusive Dates:
1874-1885
Series Number:
A2063

Arrangement

Chronological by nomination date.

Scope and Content Note

This volume lists 34 persons elected by the society's Board of Managers as honorary members of the society.

For each honorary member, the register provides: name; address; occupation (sometimes); by whom nominated (name of Manager); date nominated; date elected (same as date nominated); date accepted nomination (sometimes); date accepted election (sometimes) (same as date accepted nomination); date died or resigned (sometimes); and remarks: date elected Manager, date resigned as Manager (sometimes). There is no indication of how or why persons were nominated and elected honorary members, although presumably it was in recognition for some contribution to the work or goals of the Society.

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Access Restrictions

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

Related Information

Other finding aids

Alphabetical name index at front of volume.

Custodial History

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

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