Enos Thompson Throop Papers,1807-1868.

Collection Number: 1157

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Enos Thompson Throop papers, 1807-1868.
Collection Number:
1157
Creator:
Throop, Enos Thompson,
Quantity:
.8 cu ft.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, financial and legal documents.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Personal correspondence; bills, receipts and accounts for merchandise and services. Includes an executive order issued by Governor Throop for the transfer of prisoners from Auburn to Sing Sing, the former prison being overcrowded.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

New York State Governor, 1830-1832.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Personal correspondence; bills, receipts and accounts for merchandise and services. Includes an executive order issued by Governor Throop for the transfer of prisoners from Auburn to Sing Sing, the former prison being overcrowded, February 11, 1830.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Throop, Enos Thompson, 1784-1874.
Auburn Prison.
Sing Sing Prison.

Subjects:
Governors -- New York (State)
Prisons -- New York (State)
Governors
Political science
Prisons

Places:
New York (State) -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865.
New York (State)


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Enos Thompson Throop. Papers, #1157. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

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