Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 10396

Department of Corrections. State Prison Inmate identification photographs

Dates: ca.1890-1925; 1950-1968.

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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Historical Note

An agency history is available.

Scope and Content

This series contains identification photographs of state prison inmates. The inmates are usually identified by prison number but in some cases where a number is not available, by name. The series also contains a box of unknown photographs. These photographs do not have a number or name. The dates for photographs in boxes 1-5 are estimated dates, ca. 1890-1925. The photographs in boxes 5-8 range from 1950-1968. The date is listed on the photograph.

Arrangement

Numerical by prison number. When a number is not available alphabetically by inmate's name.

When a number is not available the photographs are arranged alphabetically by inmate's name.

Research Note

Joe Hill, #3256, was incarcerated in 1915 and is not included in this series since the 1915 holdings for this series end with #3205.

Related Records

Inmate photographs from the Department of Corrections. State Prison, Series 10398, also consist of photographs of prison inmates.

Inmate and prison glass plate negatives from the Department of Corrections. State Prison, Series 10413, contain some negatives for this series.

Criminal physical description record book from the Department of Corrections. State Prison, Series 11886, records physical anthropological data on prison inmates.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Processing Note

This series was processed by Wendy Checketts in October 2001.

Indexing Terms

  • Utah—Prisoners.

Container List

BOX PHOTO_BOX DESCRIPTION
1 1 2-25
1 2 303-447
1 3 450-574
1 4 647-710
1 5 711-878
1 6 879-981
1 7 982-1071
1 8 1072-1149
2 1 1151-1235
2 2 1237-1314
2 3 1315-1417
2 4 1418-1475
2 5 1477-1548
2 6 1549-1630
2 7 1631-1694
2 8 1695-1761
3 1 1762-1826
3 2 1827-1885
3 3 1886-1935
3 4 1963-2060
3 5 2061-2145
3 6 2146-2229
3 7 2230-2308
3 8 2309-2380
4 1 2381-2467
4 2 2468-2541
4 3 2542-2606
4 4 2607-2673
4 5 2674-2745
4 6 2746-2815
4 7 2816-2893
4 8 2894-2959
5 1 2960-3031
5 2 3032-3094
5 3 3095-3166
5 4 3167-3203, 5811, 6873, 7263, 7294, 7554, 7564, 8142, 9012-9377
5 5 9404-9697
5 6 9703-9939
5 7 9941-10185
5 8 10193-10601
6 1 10602-12362
6 2 Alphabetical: no number/unknown