Research

Night watch journal

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 journal used by prison guards to log special activities that occurred during night watches. Included is the date, location of duty, name of officer on duty, and remarks.
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Quantity:
0.3 cu. ft. (2 volumes)
Inclusive Dates:
1931, 1952-1953
Series Number:
B1241

Arrangement

Chronological.

Scope and Content Note

This journal was used by prison guards to log any special activity occurring during night watches. Included is the date, location of duty, name of officer on duty, and remarks. The journal covers the periods from February 14 to November 8, 1931 and from February 8, 1952 to June 7, 1953.

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Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of the material.

Custodial History

Originally accessioned as part of old collection #516B, accession -444.

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