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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 regarding the Preemption Line.DocumentsD05
Folder contains information regarding the Orange County Genealogical Society.DocumentsD06
Folder contains genealogical information on William Cleveland, Jr.DocumentsD07
Folder contains information on calendars for the years 1753 to 2000.DocumentsD08
Folder contains maps and information on Canals in New York State, including the Chemung Canal.DocumentsD09
Folder contains the booklet entitled: Genealogical Evidence: A Practical System for Judging the Reliability of Records by Noel C. Stevenson, 1973.BookletD10
Folder contains a map of Elmira's Civic Historic District, 1830-1924.DocumentsD11
Folder contains the front cover of the History of Tioga, Chemung, Tompkins & Schuyler Counties, New York with Illustrations.Book CoverD12
Folder contains information entitled: "Don't Rub Me the Wrong Way - Materials needed for rubbings".DocumentsD13
Folder contains information regarding cemtery inscriptions.DocumentsD14
Folder contains information regarding Cemetery Law & Rules of Procedure of the State Cemetery Board.DocumentsD15
Folder contains information regarding Cemetery Law & Rules of Procedure of the State Cemetery Board.DocumentsD15
Folder contains information regarding cemeteries.DocumentsD16
Folder contains information regarding why we need cemetery records.DocumentsD17
Folder contains information regarding tour routes, talks and demonstrations on cemeteries.DocumentsD18
Folder contains information on how rubbings are made.DocumentsD19
Folder contains information on the Art of Gravestone Cutting.DocumentsD20
Folder contains information regarding "Clues to our Family Names."DocumentsD21
Folder contains genealogical information on the Ridall family's 1836 Ancestors.DocumentsD22
Folder contains genealogical information on the Ridall family's 1836 Ancestors.DocumentsD23
Folder contains genealogical terminology.DocumentsD24
Folder contains genealogical information regarding Elisha Vincent.DocumentsD25
Folder contains genealogical information regarding the Vincent family.DocumentsD26
Folder contains information on beginning genealogical research.DocumentsD27
Folder contains genealogical information on the Simpson family.DocumentsD28
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