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William Crump papers

William Crump papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: William Crump papers
Creator: Crump, William A., 1926-2007
Inclusive Dates: c. 1960s
Language(s): English
Extent: 2.5 Linear Feet (1 box and 1 oversize folder)
Collection Number: ms3926
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

William A. "Bill" Crump received his bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Georgia and a PhD from Georgia State University. He served as Assistant Commissioner of Operations for the Georgia Department of Corrections, 1976-1990, and a part-time instructor in Criminal Justice at Georgia State University, 1985-1991. Crump conducted extensive research on the history of Georgia corrections.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of photographs of Georgia state correctional facilities and their staff. Some related printed material is also included.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William Crump papers, ms3926, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Georgia State Prison
Prisons -- Georgia -- Photographs.
Prisons -- Officials and employees.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-5Photographs- Facilities
16Photographs- Rock Quarry Prison
17Photographs- Stone Mountain Correctional Institution
18Photographs- Correctional staff
19-11Photographs- Individual correctional staff
112Photographs- Department of Corrections Commissioner
113Photographs- Board of Corrections members
114Photographs- Correctional officers
115Photographs- Georgia electric chair
116Photographs- Security
117Photographs- Work detail
118Photographs- Educational programs
119Photographs- Medical/Health services
120Photographs- Probation
121-22Photographs- Inmates' photography
123Photographs- Fire departments
124Photographs- Governor Jimmy Carter, 1963-1964, undated
125Photographs- Governor George Busbee
126Photographs- Miscellaneous
127Negatives- Mike Lloyd's retirement
128Negatives- Winfred Ladd's baby shower
129Negatives- Betty Reed's retirement
130Negatives- Miscellaneous
132Location inventory- Records of Corrections in Georgia
1Georgia State Prison Farm 1919-1937 by James Popebrown, 1989 November 2
1Rules Governing the Officers and Inmates of the Georgia State Penitentiary, 1935 October 1
1Advertisement- The Manly Portable Convict Car, Manly Jail Works, 1915