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Collection TitleCL 49 Isabel Ridall PapersCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKim Richards, Leslie Swayze and Rebecca Rudnicki
Date Completed:December 11, 2007
Extent5.5 linear feet
Abstract

CL 49 - Isabel Ridall Papers contains genealogical information regarding the Ridall family, as well as research information on Elmira and Chemung County.  Box F, is a recent addition to this collection and contains family photographs, as well as some personal papers.



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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Folder contains information about the National Archives.DocumentC58
Folder contains information about the naturalization process.DocumentC59
Folder contains information about the New York State Archives.DocumentC63
Folder contains information regarding New York State Genealogical research.DocumentsC64
Folder contains information from a New York State Genealogical Conference in Albany, NY in October 1983.DocumentsC65
Folder contains notes from the New York State Genealogical Conference in Albany, NY in 1984.DocumentsC66
Folder contains information regarding the New York State Library.DocumentsC67
Folder contains information regarding New York State during the American Revolution.DocumentsC68
Folder contains genealogical information regarding the Parshall, Burt, Sydney, Gardiner, DuBous and Stevens Families.DocumentsC70
Folder contains information regarding "Old People" of Chemung County from an 1875 newspaper article.DocumentsC71
Folder contains information regarding Obituries from the Town of Southport.DocumentsC74
Folder contains the booklet entitled: Cemetery Information Booklet: A Guide to the Operation of Incorporated Cemeteries, by the New York State Department of State Division of Cemeteries, no date.BookletC75
Folder contains hand-written typed extracts from the Elmira Daily Advertiser during the 1860s.DocumentsC76
Folder contains information regarding the New York Telephone Company, Elmira Exchange.DocumentsC77
Folder contains genealogical information regarding Thomas Norton.DocumentsC78
Folder contains genealogical information regarding the VanEtten, Jacob Jansen or Lange Families.DocumentsC79
Folder contains genealogical information on Elder John Crandall, 1888.DocumentsC80
Folder contains a series of legal definitions.DocumentsC81
Folder contains copies of newspaper articles from 1984-1900.DocumentsC83
Folder contains genealogical information regarding Philo W. Montanye Sr., 1888-1964.DocumentsC84
Folder contains information regarding "TTGS" the Twin Tiers Genealogical Society in Elmira, NY.DocumentsC85
Folder contains newsletters entitled: Gemini, published by the Twin Tiers Genealogical Society, from the 1970s through the 1990s.DocumentsD01
Folder contains genealogical information on the Seeley Family.DocumentsD02
Folder contains Seeley Genealogical Society Books, from the 1970s through the 1990s.DocumentsD03
Folder contains information regarding the Twin Tiers Genealogical Society, Elmira, NY.DocumentsD04
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