Kingston Penitentiary inmate history description ledger

  • Record Information – Brief
    Hierarchical level:
    RG73-C-6, R942-102-7-E, Volume number: 560, 560
    Type of material:
    Photographs, Textual material
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    Archives / Collections and Fonds
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  • File includes:
    75 lower level description(s)
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    Place of creation:
    1 bound ledger : b&w gelatin silver photographs affixed to paper with black ink ; 42.3 x 35.2 x 4.3 cm.
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    Scope and content:
    Item is a ledger from the Kingston Penitentiary, dating from 1915-1916. The ledger provides inmate descriptions and mugshots (frontal and profile). Information for each inmate includes name, alias, age, place of birth, height, weight, complexion, eye colour, hair colour, occupation, sentence, date of sentence, place of sentence, crime committed, authority remarks, distinctive marks.
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    Finding aid:
    Textual (Paper) Finding aid (formerly 73-28) is a handwritten-typed file list relating to volumes 323-458 73-7 (90 90: Open)

    Textual (Electronic) The finding aid (formerly 73-28) relates to volumes 558-630. The list includes volume number, title and outside dates 73-7 (90 90: Open)

    Graphic material (Electronic) The photographic finding aid is a box list with file numbers and caption information supplied by originator Electronic Correctional Services Canada R 942 (90 90: Open)

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    Credit : Library and Archives Canada, RG73-C-6
    Copyright : Expired
    Restrictions on use : None

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