Oregon State Board of Control Records Guide
Record Series Descriptions
2.5 cubic feet
Arrangement: Chronological by date of correspondence
Series documents communications between the Board of Control and the Oregon State Penitentiary and the Penitentiary Farm Annex. Records include correspondence, reports, photographs, and notes.
Series also includes over 400 photographs of Penitentiary buildings, inmates, farm property, and damage caused by a 1962 storm.
Farm plans (1936)
Inmate labor (1964)
Prison policies, inmates, and capital punishment (1957-1967)
Western Interstate Corrections Compact (1958-1963)
Women's unit (1961-1966)
See the Photographs record series for photographs separated from this record series.