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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.

The Manuscript Index is arranged alphabetically by collection name.  To access a finding aid, please click on its name.

To search the Manuscript Index for a specific research topic, please enter the term into the Search Library Box below. 

Please keep in mind that many collections have not been inventoried while others are currently in progress.  If you have any questions regarding the Finding Aids or the Index, please contact the archivist at

Collection TitlePTC Postcard CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKim Richards; Rachel Dworkin
Date Completed:July 2007
Date Updated:November 2008
Extent1.5 linear feet
Date Span1902-2008


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NYS Reformatory, Elmira - Dining roomPostcard0214
NYS Reformatory, Elmira - AuditoriumPostcard0214
NYS Reformatory, Elmira - Parade AvenuePostcard0214
NYS Reformatory, Elmira - Board of Managers and officersPostcard0214
NYS Armory - New York State ArmoryPostcard0214
NYS Armory - New York State Armory and City HallPostcard0214
Prison Camps, Civil War - Elmira Prison Camp, 1864-65Postcard0215
Prison Camps, Civil War - Libby PrisonPostcard0215
Prison Camps, Civil WarPostcard0215
Post Office, Elmira - Post Office Building and Century ClubPostcard0215
Post Office, Elmira - Post Office and Court HousePostcard0215
NYS Reformatory, Elmira - Aerial ViewPostcard0216
NYS Reformatory, Elmira - Field DayPostcard0216
NYS Reformatory, Elmira - view from Bancroft RoadPostcard0216
NYS Reformatory, Elmira - Dress ParadePostcard0216
NYS Reformatory, Elmira - Reformatory ShopsPostcard0216
NYS Reformatory, Elmira - New York State ReformatoryPostcard0216
NYS Reformatory, Elmira - view of enclosure showing a group of visitorsPostcard0216
Hendy CabinPostcard0217
Residences, Private - 383 Pennsylvania Avenue, ElmiraPostcard0218
Residences, Private - Sheriff Baker residence, Chemung, NY.Postcard0218
Residences, Private - Sly residence, Maple Ave.Postcard0218
Residences, Private - Hoods residencePostcard0218
Residences, Private - Daniel Sheehan residence, Maple Ave.Postcard0218
Residences, Private - James McLaughlan house, 215 W. Church StreetPostcard0218
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