Edson M. Walker Inmate File: Admission Summary

Description: 

Partial admission summary for Edson M. Walker, Inmate #52960, which includes a neuropsychiatric report noting his intelligence, health, and agreeable personality, and makes custody and education recommendations for his sentence. Walker was sentenced to three years in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of conspiracy to deprive voters of their rights in Kansas City, Missouri.

Date: 
May 12th 1938
Modern Location: 
Leavenworth, KS
Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the National Archives at Kansas City. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the National Archives at Kansas City.
Collection Title, Call or Box Number: 
NARA ID 571125, Inmate Case Files, 7/3/1895 - 11/5/1957
Digital Object Identifier: 
NARA-52960-0003
Transcription: 
KANSAS CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY | DIGITAL HISTORY
Civil War on the Western Border: The Missouri-Kansas Conflict,1855-1865.
The Pendergast Years, Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression.
KC History, Missouri Valley Special Collections at the Kansas City Public Library.