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New York State Division of State Police Report on Inmates' Medical Treatment after the Retaking of Attica Correctional Facility

Held by the New York State Archives


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New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series consists of a ten-page report by John L. Stainthorpe, containing detailed summaries of interviews with National Guard personnel and medical workers at the retaking of Attica Correctional Facility in 1971. The interviews focused on the subject of medical treatment of inmates after the event. Interviewees appear to have volunteered to talk, rather than be systematically selected. The report is labeled "Attica Brothers Trial Office."
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0.25 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1975
Series Number:
B2506

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of a ten-page report by John L. Stainthorpe, containing detailed summaries of interviews with National Guard personnel and medical workers at the retaking of Attica Correctional Facility in 1971. The interviews focused on the subject of medical treatment of inmates after the event. Interviewees appear to have volunteered to talk, rather than be systematically selected. The report is labeled "Attica Brothers Trial Office."

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Series 15855, Investigation and interview files, may contain similar or related records.

Acquistion Information

This report was transferred to the New York State Archives by the Division of State Police in January 2013. However, it is unclear how the agency obtained the document.

This series was transferred under records disposition number 22577.

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