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Manuscript Library

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

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Arthur Miller collection. Six postcards from New York to New Jersey. Dated: 1907-1908.PostcardsA1002
George v.R. Merrill collection. A letter to Mrs. Merrill from the Niagara Permanent Savings and Loan Association consoling her for the loss of her husband. Dated: November 21st, 1924. LetterA1201
George v.R. Merrill collection. A letter to Mrs. Merrill from The Chemung Valley Mutual Loan Association consoling her on the loss of her husband and stating what an asset George was to the company. Dated: November 18th, 1924. LetterA1202
George V.R. Merrill collection. A certificate from the Army of the United States recognizing George Merrill for his service and valor and formally discharging him from military service. Dated: September 23rd, 1862.CertificateA1203
George v.R. Merrill collection. Notes written by George Merrill about family history. No date.NotesA1204
George v.R. Merrill collection. A letter to George Merrill from the Department of Interior informing him that he must fill out an oath to become an examining surgeon. No date. LetterA1205
George v.R. Merrill collection. A letter from the Department of Interior informing George Merrill that he has been made an examining Surgeon. Dated: June 22nd, 1898. LetterA1206
George v.R. Merrill collection. A letter to George Merrill from an unidentifiable source thanking him for his services in such a sad time of death. Dated: November 18th, 1924. LetterA1207
George V.R. Merrill collection. A certificate from the Army of the United States recognizing George Merrill for his service and valor and formally discharging him from military service. Dated: September 20th, 1865.CertificateA1208
Ada Meddaugh. The last will and testament of Ada Meddaugh. Dated: August 17th, 1944.WillA1301
Ada Meddaugh collection. A wedding invitation to the marriage of Ada Hathorn and Frank Meddaugh. Dated: 1886. LetterA1302
Thomas Maxwell collection. Various personal papers. No date.DocumentsA1401
The diary of Sidney Darrin. Dated: 1865.DiaryA1501
Greeting cards made by Ellen Tifft. No date.CardA1601
Letters from The Pennsylvania Railroad to William Ziegler. Dated: 1963-1957. LetterA1701
Steven H. Murray collection. A letter of recommendation. Dated: October 6th, 1887. LetterA1801
W.S. Dyer collection. A bill of sale. Dated: December 11th, 1878.RecieptsA1901
John Hiram Gray collection. A certificate stating that John Gray held sixty shares of bank stock. Dated: February 6th, 1844.CertificateA2001
John Hiram Gray collection. A certificate stating that John Gray has been passed to practice law in the state of New York. Dated: February 26th, 1831.CertificateA2002
John Hiram Gray collection. A certificate stating that John Gray has been appointed to the position circuit judge in Chemung county. Dated: January 13th, 1846.CertificateA2003
John Hiram Gray collection. A certificate, stating the John Gray has been appointed to be a member of the supreme court of New York state. Dated: October 31st, 1873.CertificateA2004
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