U.S. Penitentiary, Leavenworth

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Correspondence

Correspondence regarding Lemuel Hawkins, Inmate #39929, after he was shot and killed in a robbery on August 19, 1934. The Chicago Police Department requests Hawkins' criminal record from the Leavenworth Penitentiary warden. Hawkins was sentenced to two years in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of violating the National Motor Vehicle Theft Act.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Medical record of Paul Carollo, Inmate #30644, which includes information such as height and weight, as well as assessments of physical and dental health. Carollo was sentenced to time in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth on drug charges.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Partial admission summary of George Neeper, Inmate #52959, which includes a neuropsychiatric report noting his intelligence and health, and makes custody and education recommendations for his sentence. Neeper 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.

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Miscellaneous Documents

List of authorized correspondents for Thomas Audley, Inmate #53426, which lists the names and addresses of his wife and adult children. Audley 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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Photographs

Mugshot of former Negro League baseball player Lemuel Hawkins, taken at U.S. Penitentiary, Leavenworth, Kansas. Hawkins played first base for the Kansas City Monarchs from 1921 to 1927 and the Chicago American Giants in 1928. He was convicted for attempted automobile theft in Chanute, Kansas in July 1931. Hawkins was later killed three years later when his accomplice accidentally shot him while attempting to rob a beer distribution truck in Chicago.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Supplementary list of authorized correspondents for Frank P. Dixon, Inmate #53423, in which his sister is included as authorized. 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

Mail authorization form for Lemuel Hawkins, Inmate #39929, in which he grants the warden the right to open any mail he receives or to endorse checks on his behalf. Hawkins was sentenced to two years in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of violating the National Motor Vehicle Theft Act.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Fingerprints and physical description of Tony Laptino, Inmate #30647, which includes information on personal habits, background, and detailed physical descriptions and measurements. Laptino was sentenced to time in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of violating the Prohibition Act.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Fingerprints and physical description for Lemuel Hawkins, Inmate #39929, which includes information on personal habits, background, and detailed physical descriptions and measurements. Hawkins was sentenced to two years in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of violating the National Motor Vehicle Theft Act.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Prison record of Tony Laptino, Inmate #30647, which includes personal and family information as well as sentencing and arrest dates. Laptino was sentenced to time in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of violating the Prohibition Act.

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Miscellaneous Documents

Admission summary for Thomas Audley, Inmate #53426, which records his family background, health and economic status, and makes custodial, educational, and work duty recommendations. Audley 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

Admission summary for John Luteran, Inmate #52956, including his previous criminal record, medical and psychiatric history, and family and education background. Luteran was sentenced to three years in the U.S. Penitentiary at Leavenworth after being convicted of conspiracy to deprive voters of their rights.

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