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Inmate employment scrapbook

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 scrapbook containing information on companies that offered employment to inmates upon their release from incarceration. Included are letterheads, clippings showing type of work and wages, and occasional correspondence from companies enclosing applications for employment and/or describing positions available. Information on specific inmates is not included. Records are restricted due to condition of the materials.
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Quantity:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 volume)
Inclusive Dates:
1917-1920
Series Number:
B2019

Scope and Content Note

This scrapbook contains information on companies that offered employment to inmates upon their release from incarceration. Included are letterheads, clippings showing type of work and wages, and occasional correspondence from companies enclosing applications for employment and/or describing positions available. Information on specific inmates is not included.

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Restricted due to physical condition of the materials;use under supervision of archivist.

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