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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
 

2
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
 

3
Creator:
New York (State). Department of Correctional Services
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
W0057
 
 
Dates:
1976-2004
 
 
Abstract:  
Wende Correctional Facility, located in Erie County, N.Y., is a maximum security correctional facility for male felons. Inmate case files describe in great detail the family and social background, arrest, confinement, and release/parole of incarcerated men..........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

4
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
 

5
Creator:
Auburn Prison
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B1827
 
 
Dates:
1908-1922
 
 
Abstract:  
Foreign-born prisoners accounted for nearly fifty-five percent of the prison population increase in the early twentieth century. Individual facilities gathered detailed information about their foreign-born inmates to document the increase and burden on the state. This series consists of information .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

6
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
 

7
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
 

8
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
 

9
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
 

10
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
 

11
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
 

12
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
 

13
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
 

14
Creator:
New York (State). Department of Correctional Services
 
 
Abstract:  
The Admission and Release files contain criminal and demographic data on all inmates admitted to and released from facilities supervised by the Department of Correctional Services (DOCS) between 1976 and 1984. Each record identifies inmate's name, gender, ethnicity, education level, occupation, drug .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

15
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
 

16
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
 

17
Creator:
New York (State). State Commission of Correction
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
11846
 
 
Dates:
1967-2001, 2007-2011Undated
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of meeting minutes, sheriffs' reports, facility files, statistical reports, and other records pertinent to the functions of the State Commission of Correction. Chiefly these records are the administrative files collected or created in the course of overseeing state prisons and assessing .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

18
Creator:
New York (State). Department of Correctional Services
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
17620
 
 
Dates:
1956-1975
 
 
Abstract:  
The series consists of the inmate history system subfile known as Release File. The release file contains detailed criminal and demographic data on all inmates released annually from DOCS facilities. The release file contains two record types: the receiving blotter (I-2 record) for all annual releases; .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

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Creator:
New York State Reformatory (Elmira, N.Y.)
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B2011
 
 
Dates:
1923-1924
 
 
Abstract:  
This volume contains entries from February 1, 1923 to January 31, 1924. Reports are listed monthly on fines imposed on inmates of an unidentified residential facility, probably Elmira Reformatory. Information is present for the following: consecutive number, name, class (1 or 2, probably refers to degree .........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

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Creator:
Elmira Reformatory
 
 
Title:  
 
Series:
B2012
 
 
Dates:
1937-1938
 
 
Abstract:  
This series consists of summary information for employee absences, make-up days, and scheduling adjustments at the Elmira Reformatory. Information includes names, dates absent or made up, and nature of absences, usually sickness or vacation..........
 
Repository:  
New York State Archives
 

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