Research

Daily census of inmates

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:
These volumes track the movement of the inmate population from 1860 until its closing in 1935. Information generally includes: date; division; number of boys in each of six size categories (until 1900); number of boys or girls in each division; total number of boys or girls (no girls in institution after June 1905); number of inmates in each category admitted and discharged; and total number of inmates.
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Quantity:
2 cu. ft.(9 volumes)
Inclusive Dates:
1860-1935
Series Number:
A2084

Arrangement

Chronological.

Scope and Content Note

These volumes track the movement of the institution's inmate population from 1860 until its closing in 1935. Information provided varies slightly from volume to volume but generally includes: date; division; number of boys in each of six size categories (until 1900); number of boys in each division; total number of boys; number of girls in each division; total number of girls (no girls in institution after June 1905); number of inmates in each category admitted and discharged; and total number of inmates.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

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

Custodial History

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

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