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Hudson River State Hospital Photographic Images

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 black and white negatives, glass plate negatives, and glass lantern slides that depict Hudson River State Hospital facilities, patients, staff, and hospital activities.
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Quantity:
0.5 cubic feet (circa 130 negatives, glass plate negatives, and lantern slides)
Inclusive Dates:
circa 1925-1959
Series Number:
B2330

Arrangement

Arranged by type of medium and then numerical.

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of black and white negatives, glass plate negatives, and glass lantern slides that depict Hudson River State Hospital facilities, patients, staff, and hospital activities.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

Photographs depicting identifiable patients are restricted in accordance with Mental Hygiene Law, Section 33.13, relating to confidentiality of clinical records. Access is permitted under certain conditions upon approval by the Office of Mental Health.

Related Information

Related Materials

Series 19131 Photographs of facilities, staff, and patients at mental health institutions, contains related images depicting patients and activities at Hudson River State Hospital.

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Detailed Description

Dates Contents Box

Accretion: B2330-11
6 ½ x 8 ½ glass negatives and copy prints 1
4 x 5" acetate negatives [RESTRICTED] 1
Lantern slides 1
Mounted prints 2