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New York State Court for the Trial of Impeachments and Correction of Errors Sample Administrative Records

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 contains a small sample of administrative records compiled by the Court for the Trial of Impeachments and Correction of Errors. Documents include resolutions appointing court officers and proposing changes in court administration, signed oaths of office of court officers, an undated list of court fees charged in various cases, a calendar of cases for September 1829, and a list of court members and officers from 1838.
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Quantity:
0.3 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1827-1845
Series Number:
J5000

Scope and Content Note

This series contains a small sample of administrative records compiled by the Court for the Trial of Impeachments and Correction of Errors. Documents include resolutions appointing court officers and proposing changes in court administration, texts of oaths of office administered to court officers, signed oaths of office of court officers, an undated list of court fees charged in various cases, a calendar of cases for September 1829, a list of court members and officers from 1838, a blank court order form to be sent to printer, an unidentified estate inventory, and several miscellaneous letters addressed to the clerk of the court.

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Access Restrictions

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

Custodial History

The Court of Appeals placed these records on deposit at the Historical Documents Collection, Queens College, from 1973-1982. The remainder of the series from which these samples derive are believed to have been destroyed.

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