Research


Scope and Content Note

This series consists of approximately 50 black-and-white photographs depicting scenes, inmates, officials, facilities, and artifacts related to Sing Sing Prison. Subjects include buildings, the electric chair, office interiors, cell interiors and exteriors, automobiles, chapel interior and exterior, prison script, inmates in formation, and cemetery. Several photos are copies of early prints.

Photographs are not captioned and neither individuals nor groups are identified.