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1
Creator:
Rome State Custodial Asylum (N.Y.). Superintendent's Office
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
A0423
 
 
Dates:
1917
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of an extensive letter from the Superintendent, Rome State Custodial Asylum, to Miss Ruth F. Leonard, Vassar College.The letter concerns the Superintendent's position on "colonization" of patients in an early outpatient alternative, specifically the examples practiced at Rome and .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

2
Creator:
New York (State). Department of State
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0045
 
 
Dates:
1866
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of statistical summary reports of admissions to and discharges from county jails. Admission reports contain summaries of the number of offenses; formal committals; felon's age, sex, race, nationality, occupational skills, marital status, past prison record or reformatory history, .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

3
Creator:
Clinton Prison (Dannemora, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0109
 
 
Dates:
1853-1864
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of contracts made by the Prison Agent with individuals and firms for the mining and manufacturing of iron and nails, and the making of barrel hoops, boots and shoes, and other products of prison industry. Included are details concerning the employment of prison labor in these en.........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

4
Creator:
Clinton Prison (Dannemora, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0118
 
 
Dates:
1845-1912
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of correspondence, memorandums, and printed forms compiled by the office of the warden of Clinton Prison. Records pertain to insurance claims, aliens incarcerated at the prison, arms and munitions, amusements (amateur theatricals and field days), Champlain College, chaplains, contraband, .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

5
Creator:
Auburn Prison
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
A1103
 
 
Dates:
1821-1825
 
 
Abstract:  
The series is a daily account of financial transactions taking place at Auburn State Prison. Chapter 169 of the Laws of 1817 required the agent for each state prison to keep a regular and correct account of the monies received and disbursed. This daybook, or journal, is part of the agent's account for .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

6
Creator:
Clinton Prison (Dannemora, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0106
 
 
Dates:
1849-1856
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of a time book for prisoner labor in Company No. 6 in the iron ore separator at Clinton State Prison. Listed are the names and numbers of prisoners; their absence or presence each day; and the total number of days worked by each man and by all men for each month. At the end of each .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

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Creator:
Clinton Prison (Dannemora, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0116
 
 
Dates:
1848-1864
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of minutes of the Board of Prison Inspectors quarterly meetings at Clinton State Prison and monthly reports of the Inspector in Charge. Topics include administration of the prison, such as changes in personnel, the manufacture of iron, and financial accounts. The books also contain .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

8
Creator:
Elmira Reformatory
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of thirty-seven, two-page biographical entries relating to New York State Industrial School inmates who were ordered to serve temporary, definite sentences in the New York State Reformatory at Elmira. Entries include past criminal history; date of order confining inmate in the State .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

9
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
 

10
Creator:
New York State Prison (New York, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
A0775
 
 
Dates:
1797-1810
 
 
Abstract:  
This series contains summary information on prisoners received into the State Prison of the City of New York (Newgate Prison). The register is divided into sections by gender and race and lists name, birthplace, crime, county of conviction, sentence, and date of sentence. Some entries include residence, .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

11
Creator:
Auburn Prison
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
A0780
 
 
Dates:
1836-1846
 
 
Abstract:  
The series consists of daily reports describing punishments at Auburn Prison. Assistant keepers could punish those incarcerated at their discretion if they reported their actions in writing to the prison's agent or deputy keeper. The short narratives include date; name of assistant keeper; name of the .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

12
Creator:
Clinton Prison (Dannemora, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0108
 
 
Dates:
1871-1877
 
 
Abstract:  
This series documents ores mined by prison labor under contract to the firms of Burton Davison and Co. and Thorne and Watson. Entries include the date and pounds of ore with sub-totals for each page, and recapitulations for each month..........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

13
Creator:
Clinton Prison (Dannemora, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0112
 
 
Dates:
1891-1892
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of a daily record of purchases of cloth and other items relating to tailoring, apparently for a shirt industry at Clinton State Prison. Entries include the quantity, description, and price of the article purchased, with subtotals for each purchase. Also included are expenses for .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

14
Creator:
Clinton Prison (Dannemora, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0113
 
 
Dates:
1911-1915
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of a "Journal" kept by a prison employee at the Clinton State Prison. The account is for expenses of an employee who traveled frequently, escorting convicts, escapees, or parolees to prison, and investigating offers of employment for parolees, etc. Entries include expenditures for .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

15
Creator:
Clinton Prison (Dannemora, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0114
 
 
Dates:
1910-1917
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of a book of inmate employees in the Manufacturing Department of the Clinton State Prison kept by or for the Principal Keeper. Each page lists employees in the department with job titles, and indicates their presence or absence each day of the month, the total days worked, rate .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

16
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
 

17
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
 

18
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
 

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Creator:
Auburn Prison
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1006
 
 
Dates:
1962-1970
 
 
Abstract:  
This scrapbook kept by an individual incarcerated in Auburn Prison, titled "Revolutionary Thoughts and Liberation," consists of clippings from magazines and newspapers related to political protests of the 1960s and 1970s, the Black liberation movement, police violence and war..........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

20
Creator:
Western Reformatory for Women
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1256
 
 
Dates:
1950-1965
 
 
Abstract:  
none
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

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