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Welcome to the Booth Library manuscript index. 

The manuscript index contains links to finding aids for the collections of the Booth Library.  Each finding aid has a description of that collection along with a listing of the items within that collection.  The Booth Library staff and volunteers are updating the index daily in order to make your research experience more productive.

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Collection TitleCWP Clark Wilcox’s FilesCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByMolly Winston
Date Completed:July 2007
Extent1 linear foot
Abstract

The Clark Wilcox Files are located in the County Historians office and is a collection of research used in publications and research requests.



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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
This folder is part of the Clark Wilcox papers, and contains a transcript of a WENY Broadcast conversation from 1956 of a conversation between Wilcox and Edna Bartlett about the history of Chemung County.Broadcast0126
This folder is part of the Clark Wilcox papers, and contains correspondence between Wilcox and others about research requested.Correspondence0127
This folder is part of the Clark Wilcox papers, and contains writings and essays by Wilcox about Chemung County history.Essay0128
This folder is part of the Clark Wilcox papers, and contains correspondence about the Hoffman and Webb families, as well as the streets of Elmira from 1950.Correspondence0129
This folder is part of the Clark Wilcox papers, and contains a transcript of a WENY Broadcast conversation from 1954 of a conversation between Wilcox and Edna Bartlett about pioneers and missionaries.Correspondence0130
This folder is part of the Clark Wilcox papers, and contains a transcript of a WENY Broadcast conversation from 1954 of a conversation between Wilcox and Edna Bartlett about industries in Elmira.Broadcast0131
This folder is part of the Clark Wilcox papers, and contains a booklet titled "Owenah" containing a legend of Eldridge Lake from 1875, as well as correspondence between Wilcox and others.Booklet0132
This folder is part of the Clark Wilcox papers, and contains correspondence between Wilcox and others about family genealogy in Elmira.Correspondence0133
This folder is part of the Clark Wilcox papers, and contains an index of various topics covered in an essay in the folder about the history of Chemung County.Essay0134
This folder is part of the Clark Wilcox papers, and contains correspondence about Wilcox's research into the history of Chemung County.Correspondence0135
This folder is part of the Clark Wilcox papers, and contains correspondence about Wilcox's research into the history of Chemung County from 1956-1959.Correspondence0136
This folder is part of the Clark Wilcox papers, and contains correspondence about the Chemung County Historical Society's research and cooperation with town historical societies.Correspondence0137
This folder contains photocopied newspaper articles from the Rochester Democrat about Veterans and Families from the Civil War.Newspaper0138
This folder contains records about the Baldwintown Cemetery, the Hanlon Hill Cemetery, and the Roy Cemetery.Records0201
This folder contains a handwritten index of families contained in the Wilcox Papers and which file they are contained in.Index0202
This folder contains transcriptions from Clark Wilcox's broadcasts with WENY in 1961.Transcription0203
This folder contains multiple copies of the script for "Exit Sergeant Benson."Script0204
This folder contains papers from William Arnold, the County Historian before Clark Wilcox, and includes correspondence from 1921-1934.Correspondence0205
This folder contains handwritten notes with the typed title of "A Resume, facts humor and needling- Dan Sheehan, Seymour Lowman, Charles W. Perry, Edward Lagonegro, and do we get a new Admiral for the Boat."Notes0206
This folder contains newspaper articles from the Chemung Valley Reporter from 1960-1969 written by Jim Smith.Newspaper0207
This folder contains multiple copies of the script for "Susan Clemens Foreign Friend."Script0208
This folder contains multiple copies of the script for "Tales of the Lost Canal" by Ellen Sayles Tifft.Script0209
This folder contains multiple copies of the script "Susan Clemen's Foreign Friend" printed on parchment paper.Script0210
This folder contains multiple copies of the script "Thomas K. Beecher" written by Margaret Hardy.Script0211
This folder contains multiple copies of the script for "The Naming of Elmira" by Jane Loop Hobler.Script0212
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