Research

Auburn Prison Parole Board Register of Inmates Paroled

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 series consists of records of inmates granted parole from Auburn Prison. Information includes inmate number; name; date received; minimum and maximum terms; expiration dates; parole date; delinquency date; date returned for parole violation; delinquent time to serve; parole board absolute discharge date; date discharged by expiration of sentence; and remarks. Series also includes an alphabetical name index to inmates paroled between 1907 and 1909 whom are listed in the main register.
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Quantity:
0.7 cubic feet (2 volumes)
Inclusive Dates:
1893-1926
Series Number:
B0075

Arrangement

Numeric by inmate number.

Scope and Content Note

These are records of inmates granted parole from Auburn.

An oversize volume is the main register indicating inmate's number, name, date received, minimum and maximum terms and expiration dates, expiration date by commutation, date of parole, date of delinquency, date returned for parole violation, delinquent time to serve, date of absolute discharge by parole board, date discharged by expiration of sentence, and remarks. There is also a small volume containing an alphabetical name index to the paroles between 1907 and 1909 which are listed in the main register. This index gives inmate number, name, date paroled, to whom paroled, from where received, and remarks.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

Summary information on adult inmates is disclosable under law. State Archives staff will review records containing probation, parole, medical, and juvenile criminal history data and disclose information pursuant to the Freedom of Information Law and Personal Privacy Protection Law. The identity of victims of sex crimes is not disclosable. Unless a specific law forbids disclosure indefinitely, all records must be disclosed after 75 years.

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Other finding aids

Volume 1 is an alphabetical name index to the main register (see series description).

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