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New York State Agricultural and Industrial School Glass Plate Negatives of New Facility

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 negative photographs depict the New York State Agricultural and Industrial School's new facility at Industry, New York, which was completed in 1907. Most negatives provide views of: farm land; grounds; building interiors; physical facilities; and inmates, school officers, and visitors.
Creator:
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Quantity:
7 cubic feet (71 negatives)
Inclusive Dates:
circa 1905-1920
Series Number:
A3120

Arrangement

Roughly alphabetical by subject.

Scope and Content Note

These negative photographs show the institution's new facility at Industry, New York. Transfer of the institution from the original Rochester site began in 1904 and was completed in 1907. Most negatives provide views of: farm land; grounds; building interiors; physical facilities; and inmates, school officers, and visitors. Box 1 contains 8" x 10" glass plate negatives, while all other boxes contain 11" x 14" glass plate negatives.

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.

Microfilm: 1 reel; 35mm.

Related Information

Related Materials

Series A1975 Photographs of Inmates, Staff, and Facilities, includes prints of a few of these negatives.

Access Terms

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Detailed Description

Contents Box Item

Accretion: A3120-78
Indoor scene with visitors

1 1
Visitors or staff outside building

1 2
Procession outside chapel

1 3
Building exterior

1 4
Inmates with horses, wagon, cows

1 5
Cottages

1 6
Cultivated fields

1 7
Inmate group on building steps

1 8
Building exterior

1 9
Cars outside building

1 10
Building with flagpole (administration building)

1 11
Fields under cultivation

2 12
Field with inmate in foreground

2 13
Cows in stalls

2 14
Partially cleared woods

3 15
Partially cleared woods

3 16
Partially cleared woods

3 17
Partially cleared woods

4 18
Marching band

4 19
Drill formation

4 20
Cadets in formation

5 21
Outdoor assembly

5 22
Furniture workshop

5 23
Carpentry shop

6 24
Carpentry shop

6 25
Home economics class

6 26
Blacksmith shop

7 27
Masonry shop

7 28
Shoe shop

7 29
Studio class

8 30
Science lab

8 31
Mechanical drawing room

8 32
Music classroom

9 33
Print shop

9 34
Geography classroom

9 35
Machine shop

10 36
Sewing shop

10 37
Blacksmith shop

10 38
Inmates in print shop

11 39
Interior of fieldhouse

11 40
Interior of gymnasium

11 41
Room with bars

12 42
Laundry room

12 43
Inmate bedroom

12 44
Staff dining room

13 45
Electric generator room

13 46
Machine room

13 47
Infirmary

14 48
Dormitory room

14 49
Boiler room

14 50
Dining hall

15 51
Beds

15 52
Furnace

15 53
Brick building

16 54
Brick building

16 55
Brick building

16 56
Brick buildings

17 57
Row of brick buildings

17 58
Cottage exterior

17 59
Cottage "Oatka"

18 60
Side view of cottage

18 61
Cottage "Irondequoit"

18 62
Distant view of cottages

19 63
Cottage under construction

19 64
Woodshed or barn

19 65
Barn

20 66
Barn with haystack

20 67
Barn and outbuildings

20 68
Inmate cadets on building steps

21 69
Building with visitors

21 70
Distance view

21 71