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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 TitleCL 159 Lillian Bystrom Scrapbook CollectionCreatorChemung County Historical Society
Processed ByRachel Dworkin
Date Completed:September 2016
Provenance:The items in this collection were donated to the Booth Library by Diana Rackley in 2016.
Terms:Concerts; Elmira (N.Y.); Elmira Symphony Orchestra; Elmira Symphony Orchestra & Choral Society
Historical:

Lillian Bystrom of Elmira was a violinist with the Elmira Symphony Orchestra. She began her music career in the 1920s playing in the Elmira Free Academy orchestra, as well as various private recitals. She was an avid theater-goer. She died in 1988.

Scope:

The Lillian Bystrom Scrapbook Collection contains two scrapbooks of materials related to local music and theatrical performances from 1923 to 1932, and 1963 to 1967.

Extent.5 linear feet
Date Span1919-1967
AbstractThis collection contains Lillian Bystrom’s scrapbooks on local arts activities.


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Program - Blind Artists Concert sponsored by the New York State Association of the Blind at the Mark Twain Hotel, October 25, 1961. 011202
Program - Rigoletto presented by the Tri-Cities Opera at the Binghamton Masonic Temple, March 1-17, 1962. Program011203
Program - Elmira Symphony Orchestra presents An Evening of Opera at Emerson Activities Building, Elmira College, March 6, 1962.Program011204
Program - Elmira Symphony Orchestra and Corning Philharmonic present Music for May at Thomas A. Edison High School, Elmira Heights, May 2, 1962.Program011205
Program - Jeremiah presented by the Tri-Cities Opera Workshop at Harpur College, Binghamton, May 25-27, 1962. Program011206
Program - Concert of the Elmira Symphony and Choral Society at Broadway Middle School, November 13, 1962.Program011207
Program - Elmira Little Theatre and the Elmira Symphony & Choral Society present the Mikado at the Elmira College Auditorium, February 1-3, 1963.Program011208
Program - Elmira Symphony & Choral Society concert, May 21, 1963.Program011209
Program - Upsala College Choir 1964 tour. Program011301
Handbill - Tri-Cities Opera, Binghamton, 1964 season. Handbill011302
Handbill - Ravel: Schenherazade: Three Songs for Voice & Orchestra by Tristan Klingsor offered by Columbia Records, 1964.Handbill011303
Program - Elmira Symphony & Choral Society presents Tosca, 1964.Program011304
Program - Elmira Little Theatre and Elmira Symphony & Choral Society present Die Fledermaus at Broadway School, February 14-15, 1964.Program011305
Program - Elmira Symphony & Choral Society concert at Broadway School, April 19, 1964.Program011306
Program - Elmira Little Theatre and Elmira Symphony & Choral Society present The Gondoliers at Broadway School, May 14-15, 1964.Program011307
Program - Elmira Symphony & Choral Society and Tri-Cities Opera present Tales of Hoffman at Broadway School, October 24, 1964.Program011308
Program - Elmira Symphony & Choral Society concert at Broadway School, November 14, 1964.Program011309
Program - Charles Tomlinson Griffes Festival at Elmira College, November 20, 1964.Program011310
Program - Thiel Choir Concert Season, 1965.Program011311
Program - Elmira Symphony & Choral Society presents Verdi Requiem at Broadway School, April 10, 1965.Program011312
Program - Elmira Symphony & Choral Society and Tri-Cities Opera present Madame Butterfly at Broadway School, October 30, 1965.Program011313
Program - Elmira Symphony & Choral Society Christmas Concert, December 19, 1965.Program011314
Program - Gettysburg College Choir 1966 Concert Season. Program011315
Program - Elmira Symphony & Choral Society presents An Evening With Jerome Kern at Broadway School, April 23, 1966. Program011316
Program - Elmira Symphony & Choral Society concert at Elmira Free Academy, November 5, 1966.Program011317
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