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Inmate newspaper, "Star of Hope"

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 issues of a bi-weekly periodical edited, printed by, and for the inmates at Sing Sing Prison called "Star of Hope". It contains articles on world news, health, sports, editorials, fiction, poetry, news briefs, and various other articles and features.
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Quantity:
0.4 cu. ft. (2 volumes)
Inclusive Dates:
1901-1902, 1905-1906
Series Number:
B0144

Arrangement

Chronological by publication date.

Scope and Content Note

Issues of a bi-weekly periodical published at Sing Sing Prison.

The periodical, founded in 1899, was edited and printed by and for the inmates. It contains articles on world news, health, sports, editorials, fiction, poetry, news briefs, and various other articles and features.

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