Research

Application for license for private detective business

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 the original application and a bond for $3,000 from the Pinkerton Detective Agency requesting a license to work in New York State. The application was filed with the Office of the State Comptroller.
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0.2 cu. ft. (2 volumes)
Inclusive Dates:
1898
Series Number:
B1926

Arrangement

B1926-06:Chronological.

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of the original application and a bond for $3,000 from the Pinkerton Detective Agency requesting a license to work in New York State. The application was filed with the Office of the State Comptroller pursuant to Chapter 422 of the Laws of 1898.

Use of Records

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

Custodial History

This application was transferred to the State Archives by the State Library sometime in 1978 but became alienated for some unknown reason until it was identified and accessioned as part of the 11th floor renovation project.

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