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1
Creator:
New York (State). Division of Correctional Industries
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B2125
 
 
Dates:
2006, 2008, 2011, 2015
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of archival copies of the publicly accessible website of the Department of Correctional Services's Division of Correctional Industries, which uses the marketplace name Corcraft..........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

2
Creator:
Sing Sing Prison
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1244
 
 
Dates:
1915-1969
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of volumes used to track events relating to inmates scheduled for execution at Sing Sing. Logs contain inmate's name and number; county of sentencing and date received; name and address of family; spiritual advisor and attorney; dates of receipt, appeal, respite, or commutation; .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

3
Creator:
Sing Sing Prison
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1238
 
 
Dates:
1917-1918, 1938
 
 
Abstract:  
This series contains the only existing volumes of the daily journal that was maintained by Sing Sing Prison's Principal Keeper. The journal provides a daily summary of information on the inmate population and the prison staff. Volume One covers September 11, 1917 to July 7, 1918 while Volume Two covers .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

4
Creator:
New York (State). Department of Correction
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
21832
 
 
Dates:
1930-1963
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of 250 files for inmates executed for capital crimes. These are not complete case files of inmates, but administrative files pertinent to their actual executions. Each file typically contains identifying documents; correspondence; blotter records; notices of stays and respites of .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

5
Creator:
Sing Sing Prison
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0146
 
 
Dates:
1919-1944
 
 
Abstract:  
The "Statistical Department" of Sing Sing Prison compiled a country by country list of foreign born convicts containing the following information: convict's number; age; date of admittance; country; crime; sentence; and disposition. This appears to have been created by the prison administration for .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

6
Creator:
Eastern New York Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0132
 
 
Dates:
1900-1909
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of summary information of inmates discharged from the Eastern New York Reformatory. Information includes name; date discharged; county where convicted; conviction date; name of court; judge's name; crime; sentence length; former trade or occupation; employment status; color; age; .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

7
Creator:
Eastern New York Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0133
 
 
Dates:
1900-1908
 
 
Abstract:  
The series consists of summary information on inmates received at the Eastern New York Reformatory. Most inmates were received from the New York State Reformatory at Elmira. Others were received from Auburn, Sing Sing or other State prisons or were returned to the reformatory for violating parole. Information .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

8
Creator:
Sing Sing Prison
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B0143
 
 
Dates:
1842-1852, 1865-1965, 1970-1971
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of information on each inmate received at the prison. The early volumes provide information such as: admission date; alias; county from which received; age; birthplace; marital and family status; residence; height; weight; complexion; eye and hair color; other physical characteristics; .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

9
Creator:
Sing Sing Prison
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1239
 
 
Dates:
1927-1928
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of daily inmate census reports indicating the location and numbers of inmates each day. For each day, information includes total number of inmates received and discharged; number of men at each prison location when the daily census was taken; and total inmate count..........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

10
Creator:
Sing Sing Prison
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1242
 
 
Dates:
1892-1907
 
 
Abstract:  
This volume tracks activity relating to inmates who were awaiting execution at Sing Sing Prison. For each inmate, the log lists dates for the following categories when applicable: awaiting execution; commuted to life sentence; new trial granted; died while awaiting execution; escaped; and disposition .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

11
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
 

12
Creator:
Elmira Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1862
 
 
Dates:
1909-1931
 
 
Abstract:  
The two volumes in this series document the discharge of inmates, by various means, from Elmira Reformatory. Entries include inmate name, consecutive number, date of discharge, and manner in which discharged. Within certain categories of discharge, other information is included such as location to which .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

13
Creator:
Elmira Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1863
 
 
Dates:
1927-1933
 
 
Abstract:  
This series documents the disciplinary movement of inmates into and out of the institution's guardhouse where they were confined in isolation. Entries include inmate number, inmate surname, date received in guard house, name of receiving officer, date released from guard house, and name of physician .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

14
Creator:
New York State Reformatory (Elmira, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B2019
 
 
Dates:
1917-1920
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of a scrapbook containing information on companies that offered employment to inmates upon their release from incarceration. Included are letterheads, clippings showing type of work and wages, and occasional correspondence from companies enclosing applications for employment and/or .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

15
Creator:
New York (State). Department of Correction
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B2021
 
 
Dates:
1930-1935
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of appointment cards or visitor passes issued by the superintendent of an unnamed (presumably) correctional facility authorizing interviews or visits between inmates and visitors. Slips provide name of inmate and brief relationship to visitor and are signed by the clerk of the "cage .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

16
Creator:
New York State Prison (New York, N.Y.)
 
 
Abstract:  
This single leaf from a bound volume contains summary information on prisoners discharged from the State Prison of the City of New York (Newgate Prison) in 1828 with last names beginning with the letter "C" through "E" only. The inspectors of the prison maintained this record in compliance with Chapter .........
 
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:
Sing Sing Prison
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1240
 
 
Dates:
1911-1919
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of logs of inmate escapes from Sing Sing prison. For each escape, information includes name of inmate; date received; crime and term; date escaped; date of capture; and remarks..........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

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Creator:
Sing Sing Prison
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1243
 
 
Dates:
1917-1923
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of original copies of commutations of sentence signed by the governor. Most relate to Sing Sing inmates but some for Auburn and Clinton inmates are also included. Information includes name of inmate; county of sentence; name of prison; original prison term; and signature of gove.........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

20
Creator:
Sing Sing Prison
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1245
 
 
Dates:
1951-1954, 1956, 1958-1962
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of daily diaries kept by warden W. L. Denno of Sing Sing Prison documenting his official activities. Entries include inspections of site personnel and security protocol; details of visitors to the prison or prisoners, including police investigators; attempted escapes or other prisoner .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

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