This website will eventually present over 780,000 pages from approximately 3,300 court transcripts of criminal trials held in the Court of General Sessions, New York County, from the years 1883 – 1927. These verbatim transcripts are contained on 425 master microfilm reels on permanent deposit at the New York State Archives in Albany. We have transcribed the first 170 cases into text-based PDFs and HTML files, accompanied by extensive supporting material and photographs.