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Instructions for inmates working in offices

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 typescript volume instructs inmates working as clerks in their duties and responsibilities. General instructions urge courtesy, obedience, discretion, etc. Specific instructions regarding filling out forms, carrying messages, updating records, and other duties instruct clerks working for: the Assistant Superintendent; the Military Instructor; the Dentist; the Oculist; and the Night Count (recording the nightly inmate census).
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0.1 cu. ft.(1 volume)
Inclusive Dates:
1908
Series Number:
A2083

Scope and Content Note

A typescript volume instructs inmates working as clerks in their duties and responsibilities.

General instructions urge courtesy, obedience, discretion, etc. Specific instructions regarding filling out forms, carrying messages, updating records, and other duties instruct clerks working for: the Assistant Superintendent; the Military Instructor; the Dentist; the Oculist; and the Night Count (recording the nightly inmate census).

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

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Other finding aids

Table of contents in 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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