New York State Governor Routine Fiscal Records of Selected Moreland Commissions and a Crime Conference

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These records, primarily related to travel, purchases, and office expenses, document the day to day operations of various Moreland Commissions and the Governor’s Crime Conference in 1936. The Moreland investigations pertain to workmen’s compensation, Creedmore Hospital, insurance, racing, corrections, judicial action on administrative agencies, and the State Banking Department regarding City Trust Company.
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The Records include routine correspondence (stating that vouchers, bills, receipts, etc. were received or forwarded), purchase orders, schedules of accounts, salary schedules, telephone bills, comptroller's warrants, hotel bills, travel expense claims, vouchers, employees withholding tax statements, travel requests, and cancelled checks.

There are Moreland Commission investigations files for the following: Workmen's Compensation Law (1939); Creedmoor Hospital (1943); Insurance Dept. (1933-34); cost of Workmen's Compensation (1944-46; 1953); Harness Racing (1953); Dept. of Corrections (1924-26); State Printing (1940); Judicial Action on Administrative Agencies; and the State Banking Dept. regarding the City Trust Company (1929).

Also included is a file on the Governor's Crime Conference (1936).

These records do not deal with any of the issues, topics, people, or events relating to the various commissions or the conference. Instead, they all deal with materials incidental to the operation of these bodies.

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1939 Moreland Commission Investigation on Workmen's Compensation Law Administration 1 1
1943 Moreland Commission Investigation of Creedmoor Hospital 1 2
1943 Moreland Commission Investigation of Department of Mental Hygiene 1 3
1933-1934 Moreland Commission Investigation of Insurance Department 1 4
1944-1946 Moreland Commission Investigation of Cost of Workmen's Compensation 1 5
1953 Moreland Commission Investigation of Cost of Workmen's Compensation 1 6
1936 Governor's Crime Conference 1 7
1953 Moreland Commission Investigation of Harness Racing 1 8
1924-1926 Moreland Commission Investigation of Department of Corrections 1 9
1940 Moreland Commission Investigation of State Printing 2 1
1939 Moreland Commission Investigation on Judicial Action of Administrative Agencies 2 2
1929 Moreland Commission Investigation of Banking Department Regarding City Trust Company 2 3