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Physical Stature of Georgia Convicts, 1770 – 1860

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • Komlos, John
Publication Date
2007
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Historical Studies Data
Description
  • Abstract

    This data collection is about the physical stature of prisoners in the US-American state Georgia, who were in arrest between 1770 and 1860. The provided information contain: age at imprisonment, height in feet and inches, federal state in which the juridical sentencing took place, occupation, place of birth, criminal offence, month and year of the start of detention, month and year of the end of detention, eventual pardons and their dates.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1770 / 1860
Geographic Coverage
  • Georgia (US-GA)
Collection Mode
  • Dara source: State archive of Georgia, central criminal records
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Text Unit
    Number of Units: 4966
    Number of Variables: 12
Availability
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Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8169 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2017-12-29 | Issue Number: 74 | Registration Date: 2010-07-23

Komlos, John (2007): Körperstatur der Strafgefangenen in Georgia, 1770-1860. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.8169