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Creator:
Elmira Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0138
 
 
Dates:
1933-1957
 
 
Abstract:  
The volumes in this series were used to record the daily activities and work assignments of guards at Elmira Reformatory. Assignments are listed for up to eighty locations in the institution. Volumes also include remarks regarding unusual events, incidents, disciplinary measures, and staff absences..........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

2
Creator:
New York State Reformatory (Elmira, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0126
 
 
Dates:
1915-1930
 
 
Abstract:  
This single volume was used by the keepers of the State Reformatory at Elmira to specifically enumerate and track inmates of Italian birth. Institutional authorities considered Italian immigrants to be among the new "dangerous classes" threatening American society. State authorities also feared that .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

3
Creator:
Elmira Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0128
 
 
Dates:
1940
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of a record of nicknames used to identify certain inmates. Information includes the nickname, full name of inmate, and consecutive number. Records are restricted..........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

4
Creator:
New York State Reformatory (Elmira, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1001
 
 
Dates:
1911-1915, 1917-1920, 1956-1958
 
 
Abstract:  
The Summary, printed and published by and for the inmates of Elmira Reformatory, claims to be the oldest penal inmate publication, dating from 1883. The four page newspaper reports on national news, sports, and entertainment as well as inmate activities, including contributions from inmates. The newspaper .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

5
Creator:
Elmira Reformatory. Classification Clinic
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1270
 
 
Dates:
1936-1949
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of a register of inmates received at Elmira Reformatory. The volume relates to inmate numbers 42170 to 49999. The register contains inmate name and number; date received; room number; room moved to; age; county; religion; and color. In cases where inmates were transferred to another .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

6
Creator:
New York State Reformatory (Elmira, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
A0636
 
 
Dates:
[ca. 1880-1920]
 
 
Abstract:  
This series contains annual reports and handbooks published by the Board of Managers of the State Reformatory at Elmira. Also included are annual reports created by the State Board of Managers of Reformatories and scattered topical reports and studies relating to juvenile delinquency..........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

7
Creator:
New York State Reformatory (Elmira, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0125
 
 
Dates:
1877-1883
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of is a daily record of changes in the inmate population at the Elmira Reformatory. Information includes date; inmate name and activity (received, transferred, paroled, escaped, etc.). Also included are monthly cumulative totals of the inmate population activity. Records are res.........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

8
Creator:
New York State Reformatory (Elmira, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0135
 
 
Dates:
1915-1923
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of statistical profiles of inmates at the New York State Reformatory. Category statistics include type of offense; length of maximum and definite sentence; occupation; personal and physical characteristics; educational level; mental level; religion; color; ethnicity; past criminal .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

9
Creator:
Elmira Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1110
 
 
Dates:
1935-1940
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of a register of new inmates received at Elmira. Information includes the sentencing date, date received, inmate consecutive number, and name of inmate..........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

10
Creator:
Elmira Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1111
 
 
Dates:
1940-1948
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of a register of men received at the Elmira Reformatory. The register contains inmate number; full name of inmate; and date and time received. The volume relates to inmate consecutive numbers 44713 to 49700..........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

11
Creator:
Elmira Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0139
 
 
Dates:
1876-1947
 
 
Abstract:  
This series indexes the consecutive number given to inmates upon admission to Elmira Reformatory. Information includes last name, first name, and consecutive number..........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

12
Creator:
Elmira Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0141
 
 
Dates:
1879-1957
 
 
Abstract:  
These registers contain a two-page summary of information on each inmate admitted to Elmira during the period 1879 to 1957. The majority of the information was recorded at the time of admission to Elmira, with only minor notations relating to inmate conduct and discharge. The detail of information recorded .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

13
Creator:
New York State Reformatory (Elmira, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1000
 
 
Dates:
1908-1915
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of a register of inmates by their receiving date, then by nationalities. The first section of the register provides monthly, yearly inmate totals as well as totals t by foreign and native inmates. The second section lists Italian inmates chronologically by date received and includes .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

14
Creator:
Elmira Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0130
 
 
Dates:
1907-1948
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of information on men returned to Elmira for parole violations. Information includes name and number; date of return; date of first admission; maximum sentence or "Class" number; crime; county of sentencing; previous occupation; previous incarcerations; age; marital status; color; .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

15
Creator:
Elmira Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0131
 
 
Dates:
1877-1950
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of 11 volumes of registers containing summary information on inmates at the time of their admission to Elmira. The registers cover the period from May 24, 1877 to December 27, 1950 and inmate consecutive numbers from 1 to 51274. Registers covering the period from October 14, 1886 .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

16
Creator:
New York State Reformatory (Elmira, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0134
 
 
Dates:
1918-1928
 
 
Abstract:  
The series consists of brief memorandums from physicians to prison authorities usually recommending appropriate medical care or end of need for medical care for inmate patients that the physicians have examined. Many memorandums recommend that an inmate be mustered out of the military squad because .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

17
Creator:
Elmira Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0137
 
 
Dates:
1928-1954
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of a daily count of the inmate population at the Elmira Reformatory taken at various intervals Monday through Friday. Locations at which population counts were taken include work areas (construction, laundry, kitchen, etc.); educational classes; guard house; hospital; library; cellblocks; .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

18
Creator:
New York State Reformatory (Elmira, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0140
 
 
Dates:
1880-1905
 
 
Abstract:  
Under the Elmira system, each inmate's release was determined by good behavior and the accumulation of marks for school achievement, labor productivity, and adherence to institutional rules. This series consists of ledgers recording the "credits" and "debits" used in this elaborate marking system. Each .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

19
Creator:
New York (State). Department of Correction
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
16574
 
 
Dates:
1945-1970
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists primarily of microfilmed case records for approximately 3,000 male criminal offenders, aged sixteen to twenty years old, processed through the Elmira Reception Center from 1945-1965. The case files represent a ten percent random stratified sample of all offenders processed through .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

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Creator:
Elmira Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0129
 
 
Dates:
1902-1934
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of information relating to inmates sent to Elmira from federal courts. Since they were not eligible for parole, the registers document admission to release. Information includes name; date received; country of birth; age; names and addresses of parents and siblings; maximum sentence; .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

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