U.S. Penitentiary, Leavenworth

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Miscellaneous Documents

Prison record of John H. Drummond, Inmate #52962, which includes sentencing dates and terms as well as work and cell assignments. Drummond was sentenced to two years in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of conspiracy to deprive voters of their rights in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Miscellaneous Documents
Photographs

Mugshot, fingerprints and physical description for Richard Galatas, Inmate #46085, which includes information on personal habits, background, and detailed physical descriptions and measurements. Galatas was sentenced to two years in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of conspiracy related to the Union Station Massacre.

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Transcriptions

Transcript of a deposition of Leavenworth guard R. R. Treadway regarding Frank "Chee Chee" DeMayo, Inmate #31989, and Charles Grosscurth and their roles in the Muskegee Natural Gas Company. DeMayo represents himself and protests at the absence of his lawyer. Grosscurth conducts the cross examination. DeMayo was sentenced to time in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after a conviction of conspiracy to violate Prohibition law.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Prison record on Robert Strohm, Inmate #53421, which includes sentencing duration and dates, notes he was allowed to attend his mother's funeral, and records his parole date of August 18, 1939. Strohm was sentenced to two years and six months in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of conspiracy to deprive voters of their rights in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Record of court commitment for Robert Emmet O'Malley, Inmate #55296, listing the charges against him and sentence received, listing his wife as emergency contact, and noting his parole denial in September 1939 and conditional release in March 1940. O'Malley was sentenced to one year and one day in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth for tax evasion.

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Photographs

Mugshot of Anthony R. Gizzo, Inmate #20547. Gizzo was sentenced to time in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth on drug charges.

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Correspondence

Letter from Miss Glenn E. Campbell at The Kansas City Provident Association to Isaac Sway, Senior Warden's Assistant at Leavenworth regarding Frank H. Adams, Inmate #52957. The letter discusses a home visit with Adams' wife Bessie and her financial situation. Adams was sentenced to time in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of vote fraud in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Partial admission summary for Weeden Henderson, Inmate #53425, discussing his poor vision and apparent intelligence, and making custodial and educational recommendations. Henderson was sentenced to one year and six months in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of conspiracy to deprive voters of their rights in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Parole progress report for Frank P. Dixon, Inmate #53423, which includes a reference from his previous employer, an assessment of his mental and physical condition, and post-parole plans. Dixon was sentenced to two years in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of conspiracy to deprive voters of their rights in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Parole progress report for Joseph Maher, Inmate #53422, which includes work history, physical and mental health assessments, correspondents, and intended parole plan. Maher was sentenced to two years in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of conspiracy to deprive voters of their rights in Kansas City, Missouri.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Prison record of Frank "Chee Chee" DeMayo, Inmate #31989, including information about additional convictions, added sentences, and denials of parole. DeMayo was sentenced to time in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after a conviction of conspiracy to violate Prohibition law.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Fingerprints and physical description for Sam Brenner, Inmate #53427, which includes information on personal habits, background, and detailed physical descriptions and measurements. Brenner was sentenced to one year and three months in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of conspiracy to deprive voters of their rights in Kansas City, Missouri.

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