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Indiana Department of Correction scrapbooks 1918-1985

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L580 (Text) 00000106354962 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 4.0 Cubic feet 7 oversize boxes

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing and finding aid completed during July 2013 by Alessandro Meregaglia.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
The collection primarily consists of newspaper clippings related to prisons and prison issues throughout the state of Indiana during the mid-1960s and from 1978-1981. The collection also contains the Board of Trustees of the Indiana Reformatory (Jeffersonville) minutes for three meetings during 1918-1919. There is also a scrapbook containing relevant news articles, press releases, groundbreaking ceremony information, and photographs relating to the Indiana Department of Corrections Correctional Industrial Complex (CIC) located in Madison County. The prison is now known as the Correctional Industrial Facility (CIF).
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Indiana Department of Correction scrapbooks, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
The Indiana Department of Correction (IDOC) operates state prisons in Indiana. Its headquarters are located in Indianapolis. Source: "Commissioner's Welcome." Indiana Department of Corrections. Accessed July 17, 2013.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation by Amanda Thorton during April 2007.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Correctional Industrial Facility (Madison County, Ind.)
Indiana Reformatory (Jeffersonville, Ind.)
Indiana. Department of Correction.
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Prison administration > Indiana.
Jeffersonville (Ind.)
Madison County (Ind.)
Genre: Scrapbooks.
Minutes (Records)

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