Research

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 inmates received at Elmira Reformatory. The volume relates to inmate numbers 42170 to 49999. The register contains inmate name and number; date received; room number; room moved to; age; county; religion; and color. In cases where inmates were transferred to another prison, the register includes the date of transfer and name of other prison. Records are restricted.
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Quantity:
0.3 cu. ft. (1 volume)
Inclusive Dates:
1936-1949
Series Number:
B1270

Arrangement

Numerical by inmate number.

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of a one-volume register of inmates received at Elmira Reformatory from August 31, 1936 to February 4, 1949. The volume relates to inmate numbers 42170 to 49999.

The register contains: inmate number; first and last name of inmate; date received; room number; room moved to; age; county; religion; and color (W or B). In cases where inmates were transferred to another prison, the register includes the date of transfer and name of other prison.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

Restricted to protect personal privacy.Access may be permitted under certain conditions upon approval by the State Archives.

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