1400 Washington AveAlbanyNY
1400 Washington AveAlbanyNY

Mark Mishler


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This collection contains the papers of Mark Mishler, a practicng attaorney iin Albany, New York.


Mishler, Mark
Date Coverage:
6 cubic ft. (about 6 boxes)

Mark Mishler has practiced law in Albany, NY since 1981, first as director of student legal services at the University at Albany for six years and then as an attorney in private practice. In 2000 he ran for Albany County District Attorney, endorsed by the Working Families Party and the Green Party.

This collection documents three decades of Mishler's political, community, and legal work on issues involving the city police force, police misconduct, and police practices with regard to civilian rights. Included are case files, court records, subject files, correspondence, clippings, reports, notes, background research, newsletters, and flyers for community events. The files detail Mishler's involvement with a variety of community organizations, such as the Albany Community Police Relations Board, the Albany branch of the NAACP, and the local chapter of Citizen Action. There is a small number of audio/video cassettes, and a small group of photographs. In addition, there are files and memorabilia documenting Mishler's 2000 political campaign for district attorney.

The collection is unprocessed and is likely disorganized. Individual items may be difficult to find.

All items in this collection were transferred to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archivesin 2010.

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Published: 2018-03-06 06:19:31 -0500

Encoded in EAD by Brian Keough, 2016 December 23

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Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Mark Mishler, 1975-2008. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Mark Mishler).