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Funeral of Donna Payant, Green Haven Corrections Officer - Tape 2, 1981

Tape 2 of the massive funeral of Donna Payant, the corrections officer brutally murdered by prisoner Lemuel Smith. The funeral was attended by thousands of corrections officers and others, and the procession led by Governor and Mrs. Carey. Governor Carey answers questions from the press after the service.
Identifier: NYSA_13700-82_umatic_1981-06-21B
Date (Original): June 21 1981
Language: English
Repository: New York State Archives
Source: New York State Archives. New York (State). Governor. New York State Governor audio and video tapes, 1951-1986, 13700-82, Box 11.,
umatic; color; sound
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