Research

Elmira Reformatory Inmate Receiving Register

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 a register of men received at the Elmira Reformatory. The register contains inmate number; full name of inmate; and date and time received. The volume relates to inmate numbers 44713 to 49700. Records are restricted.
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Quantity:
0.3 cubic feet (1 volume)
Inclusive Dates:
1940-1948
Series Number:
B1111

Arrangement

Numerical by inmate receiving number.

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of a one-volume register of men received at the Elmira Reformatory from February 3, 1940 to September 3, 1948. The register contains: inmate number; full name of inmate; and date and time received. The volume relates to inmate numbers 44713 to 49700.

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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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