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Inmate scrapbook

Held by the New York State Archives


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New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This scrapbook kept by an inmate of Auburn Prison, titled "Revolutionary Thoughts and Liberation," consists of clippings depicting violence. The clippings are photographs of weapons, riots and bombings and articles about black leaders and radicals. The overall nature of the scrapbook is of the racial conflict between whites and blacks.
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Quantity:
0.2 cu. ft., (1 volume)
Inclusive Dates:
[ca. 1962-1970]
Bulk Dates:
bulk[ca. 1967-1970
Series Number:
B1006

Scope and Content Note

This scrapbook kept by an inmate of Auburn Prison, titled "Revolutionary Thoughts and Liberation," consists of clippings depicting violence.

The clippings are photographs of weapons, riots and bombings; and articles about black leaders and radicals. The overall nature of the scrapbook is of the racial conflict between whites and blacks.

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