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Register of deferred applications for parole

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 contains summary information about parole applications denied by the Parole Committee. Each entry includes the following: inmate's name and case number, requested parole date, date eligible to and committee determination. Determination information included: deferred decision, conditional deferral, declined with explanation or declined without reason.
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Quantity:
0.3 cu. ft.(1 volume)Copies: 1microfilm reel; 35mm
Inclusive Dates:
1860-1891
Series Number:
A2068

Arrangement

Alphabetical by first letter in inmate's last name, then chronological by requested parole discharge date.

Scope and Content Note

This volume contains summary information about parole applications that were denied by the Parole Committee.

Each entry lists the following information: inmate's case number; inmate's name; date requested for parole; date when eligible to reapply (entered only during 1860-1865); and committee determination. Committee determinations were entered and annotated as follows: deferred decision - usually either "referred to Board" or "to superintendent to examine" or "to superintendent with power to grant parole"; conditional deferral, such as "superintendent with power when grade is right"; declined with explanation, such as "declined on account of grade"; or declined without reason, usually "declined for present".

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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