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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 TitleMC 32 Penal System/ PrisonsCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByLaura Zanda
Date Completed:Winter 2006-2007
Date Updated:August 2007
Provenance:This collection is a series of donations made by various donors.
Extent1 linear foot
AbstractThe Penal System/ Prisons Collection contains booklets and reports relating to the New York State Elmira Reformatory.

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Letter from Warren M. Anderson to John B. Wilmot. February 20, 1976.LetterC0525
Letter from William T. Smith to Richard I. Weiss. February 21, 1976.LetterC0526
Letter to Governor Cliff Finch of Mississippi, from John Wilmot. June 22, 1976.LetterC0527
Letter from John Wilmot to Governor Otis R. Bowen of Indiana. June 22, 1976.LetterC0528
Letter to Governor Calvin L. Rampton of Utah from John B. Wilmot. June 22, 1976.LetterC0529
Letter to Congressman Bobby Richardson from John Wilmot. June 24, 1976.LetterC0530
Letter from John Wilmot to Governer James B. Edwards of South Carolina. June 24,1976.LetterC0531
Letter from John Wilmot to Governor Richard F. Kneip of South Dakota. June 23, 1976.LetterC0532
Letter from John Wilmot to Governor Meldrim Thomson, Jr. of New Hamphsire. June 24, 1976.LetterC0533
Letter from John B. Wilmot to Governor Reubin O'D. Askew of Florida. June 22, 1976.LetterC0534
Letter from John B. Wilmot to Governor Phillip W. Noel of Rhode Island. June 22, 1976.LetterC0535
Letter from John Wilmot to Governor Ray Blanton of Tennessee. June 22, 1976.LetterC0536
Letter from John Wilmot to Governor Thomas L. Judge of Montana. June 22, 1976.LetterC0537
Letter from John Wilmot to Sherman W. Tribbitt of Delware. June 22, 1976.LetterC0538
Letter from John B. Wilmot to Governor Brendan T. Byrne of New Jersey. June 22, 1976.LetterC0539
Letter to Dick from ? January 12, 1976.LetterC0540
The Elmira Reception Center overview. January 12, 1976.DocumentsC0541
Letter from John Wilmot to Governor J. James Exon of Nebraska. June 17, 1976.LetterC0542
Letter to Wimot from Governor Cliff Finch of Mississippi. June 15, 1976.LetterC0543
Letter from Wilmot to Mayor John M. Kennedy, Jr. of the City of Elmira. May 11, 1976.LetterC0544
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