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Invoices, receipts, and vouchers relating to prison purchases

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series consists of invoices, receipts, and vouchers documenting Auburn Prison purchases of food, equipment, and supplies. For each purchase, the records usually contain an invoice submitted by the contractor listing the items delivered, date delivered, and price; a receipt from the prison with date items were received; and a prison voucher completed by the contractor and approved for payment.
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1 cu. ft.
Inclusive Dates:
1932
Series Number:
B1274

Arrangement

Chronological.

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of approximately 200 invoices, receipts, and vouchers documenting Auburn Prison purchases of food, equipment, and supplies from September to December, 1932. For each purchase, the records usually contain three items: an invoice submitted by the contractor listing the items delivered, date delivered, and price; a receipt from the prison with date items were received; and a prison voucher completed by the contractor and approved for payment.

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There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of the material.

Related Information

Related Materials

Series B1733, Miscellaneous administrative files and accounts, contains related records.

Custodial History

Originally accessioned as part of old collection #500K, accession -441.

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