Series GR-0308 - Victoria Gaol records

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Victoria Gaol records

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GR-0308

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  • 1859-1914 (Creation)
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    Victoria Gaol

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Originals, 2.7 m

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The 107 volumes include lists of prisoners, descriptions of prisoners, sentence books, work records, charge books, employment registers, registers of clothing issued, reports of prisoners' conduct, punishment books, gaolers' reports, duty rosters and daily diaries, ration books, food account books, stores and provisions account books, financial records, doctors' record books, medical order books, receipts and 1875 correspondence from the Superintendent of Police.

Volumes 1 to 6: Lists of prisoners in Victoria gaol Volumes 7 to 13: Description lists Volumes 14 to 17: Sentence books Volumes 18 to 22: Work records Volumes 23 to 35: Charge books Volumes 36 to 40: Prisoners conduct records Volumes 41 to 107: Gaolers' records

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Transferred from Dept. of Attorney General, c.1950.

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These records are subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act or other acts and access may be restricted. Please contact the BC Archives to determine the access status of these records.

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