Department of Corrections: Pontiac Correctional Center - Indices of Prisoners Received, circa 1934-circa 1978 | Illinois State Archives
Title: Department of Corrections: Pontiac Correctional Center - Indices of Prisoners Received, circa 1934-circa 1978
Extent: 4.0 Volumes
Predominant Dates: 1939-1972
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Scope and Contents: Index to REGISTERS OF PRISONERS (RS 243.101) include the prisoner's surname, given name, registration number, date of disposition (e.g., paroled, discharged, returned, transferred, died, discharged to the armed services), and remarks (e.g., names of family members and their relationships to the prisoner). For the period June 28, 1957-April 30, 1962 a section on prisoners received from the Vandalia State Farm is provided. Entries include the registration number at Vandalia, name, date received, and occasionally the date the prisoner was transferred to another correctional center.