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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 archivist@chemungvalleymuseum.org

Collection TitleMC 15 Billings Family PapersCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKimberly Richards
Date Completed:Fall 2006
Provenance:This collection is a series of donations made by the Billings family and member of this community.
Extent.5 linear feet
AbstractThe Billings Family Papers contains letters, legal documents, invitations and other documents relating to the family.


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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Receipt of payment from David Billings to John Ward, Sept. 1859.RecieptsA0726
Program "Music in the History of the Western Church" by Edward Dickinson, Nov. 19, 1902.ProgramA0727
Family Record for the Hutchinsons, Munsons and Billings.DocumentsA0728
List of Craigs (Taken from Birthday Book of Laura Billings Temple Kett).DocumentsA0801
Receipt from the City Chamberlain's for E. P Hutchinson's City Taxes for 1889.RecieptsA0802
Letter from Lucy to her friends, Aug. 18, 1845.LetterA0803
Poem written for schooling by E. B. Billings, June 7, 1862.DocumentsA0804
Bill for E. B. Billings for the Hathaway House, Elmira, NY Feb. 28, 1873RecieptsA0805
An agreement to E. B. Billings forming an organization May 30, 1881.DocumentsA0806
Part of a test taken by E. B. Billings while at EFA, Dec. 10, 1863.DocumentsA0807
Receipt of payment between E. B. Billings and S. Fitch, May 25, 1868.RecieptsA0808
Letter to Edward Billings from J. Davidson October 1, 1878.LetterA0809
Entries for Births and Marriages from the family Bible.DocumentsA0810
Receipt for Disbursements by E. B. Billings, Administrator estate Abby B. McNeil to Nov. 1, 1900.DocumentsA0811
Receipt for Collections made by E. B. Billings, Administrator Abby B. McNeil estate - to Nov. 1, 1900.DocumentsA0812
Deed No. 2142 from Woodlawn Cemetery belonging to D. Billings for 546 feet in Lot. No. 105, section Z October 4, 1890.DeedA0813
Receipt for Disbursements by E. B. Billings, Administrator Estate Abby B. McNeil up to Nov. 1, 1900.RecieptsA0814
School project, Miscellaneous Questions written by E. B. Billings, June 1863.DocumentsA0815
School project, Botany No. 3 written by E. B. Billings, July 1863.DocumentsA0816
Marriage License for Edward Benjamin Billings and Sara May Blades, January 25, 1887.LicenseA0817
Information on Lucy Hutchinson Billings.DocumentsA0818
Formal Court document regarding Rachel Billings estate, August 1860.DocumentsA0819
Deed between Myra Billings and William Botsford, March 22, 1893.DeedA0820
Receipt for payment between David Billings and Baldwin and Baldwin, Oct. 8, 1885.RecieptsA0821
Check from Smith & Hall Bankers to Frank Benjamin from David Billings, June 15, 1873.CheckA0822
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