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Visitor passes

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 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 and guard room office" and by the supervising officer.
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Quantity:
0.75 cu. ft. (1 volume)
Inclusive Dates:
1930-1935
Series Number:
B2021

Arrangement

Passes arearranged chronologically between October 31, 1930 and August 2, 1935 and number stamped consecutively between 2025 and 6999.

Scope and Content Note

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 (mother, father, wife, etc.) and are signed by the clerk of the "cage and guard room office" and by the supervising officer. Cards are mounted in a large canvas bound scrapbook.

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