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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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George Newman Collection. A photograph of a young girl. Written on the back: Miss Ruth+Borst--4 and 6 months. No date.PhotographA0108
George Newman Collection. A photograph of Loretta Fitzgerald, given to George Newman. No date.PhotographA0109
George Newman Collection. A photograph of Richard Dourlen Hagar, age 7 years, 6 months. No date.PhotographA0110
The Ephram Dalrymple Collection. A list of all the checks he wrote and who and when he wrote them. No date.DocumentA0201
The Ephram Dalrymple Collection. A list of expenses compiled by Dalrymple. 1866-1867.DocumentsA0202
The Ephram Dalrymple Collection. A check from the Office of the Elmira Daily and Weekly Gazette written to Mrs. Dalrymple. Dated: December 31st, 1864.CkeckA0203
The Ephram Dalrymple Collection. Notes written in the matter of the Estate of Ephram Dalrymple. Dated: December 22nd, 1856.DocumentA0204
The Ephram Dalrymple Collection. A receipt from the Dey Brothers CO. Dated: January 4th, 1890.RecieptsA0205
The Ephram Dalrymple Collection. A check from the office of the Elmira Daily and Weekly Gazette written to Mrs. Dalrymple. Dated: September 24th, 1866.CkeckA0206
The Ephram Dalrymple Collection. A receipt from the Elmira Gazette stating that Mrs. Dalrymple has paid her dues. Dated: May 13th, 1873.RecieptsA0207
The Ephram Dalrymple Collection. A receipt from Durland and Pratt, stating that Mrs. Dalrymple has paid her dues. Dated: October 11th, 1870.RecieptsA0208
The Ephram Dalrymple Collection. A receipt from Covell. Fay and CO. stating that Mrs. Dalrymple has paid her dues. No date.RecieptsA0209
The Ephram Dalrymple Collection. A receipt from the Barney, Stowell, and Davis, dealers in foreign and domestic dry goods. It lists three purchases made by Mrs. Dalrymple. Dated: March 17th, 1871.RecieptsA0210
The Ephram Dalrymple Collection. A certificate to Mrs. Dalrymple from The United States of America Pension Bureau. It states that Mrs. Dalrymple will receive a pension of eight dollars a month as a result of her husband fighting for the New York Militia. Dated: January 7th, 1879.CertificateA0211
Daniel E. Damon collection. A series of membership cards. 25 in all, ranging from theater passes to a hunting license. Dated: ranging from 1958-1978.DocumentsA0301 (25 items)
Daniel E. Damon collection. A series of hunting tags and licenses ranging from 1960-1977.DocumentsA0302 (6 items)
Daniel E. Damon collection. A letter to Daniel Damon from Rhonda of the Chemung County Historical Society. Thanking him for his time and effort. Dated: May 2nd, 1981. LetterA0303
Daniel E. Damon collection. Three letters to Daniel Damon from the Chemung County Historical Society, thanking him for his volunteer work. All dated from May, 1984. LetterA0304
Daniel E. Damon collection. A check made out to Daniel Damon from the Chemung County Historical Society for one dollar. Dated: September 29th, 1976.CkeckA0305
Daniel E. Damon collection. A one dollar bill mounted on a piece of cardboard. It represents Daniel Damon's salary for one year, working as director of the Chemung County Historical Society. Dated: August 14th, 1972-August 14th, 1973.DocumentA0306
The Susan Crane collection. A letter to the Fitch, Billings Company from Susan Crane, requesting their new cook book for order. Dated: May 12th, 1882. LetterA0501
The Susan Crane collection. Another letter to a Mr. Fitch this time asking for the records of the life of Anne Kennebel. Dated: August 26th, 1882. LetterA0502
The Susan Crane collection. A letter to a Ms. Derby from Susan Crane. She writes that the envelope size enclosed is exactly what she wants. Dated: April 13th, 1909. LetterA0503
The Susan Crane collection. A letter to Fitch Billings Company from Susan Crane. She writes that something must have gone wrong in shipping, because some of her magazines that she ordered never arrived. Dated: November 11th, 1886. LetterA0504
The Susan Crane collection. A simple tribute to Mrs. Susan Crane, titled: The Life Beautiful. An address delivered by the Rev. Albert G. Cornwell. Dated: November 2nd, 1924.DocumentsA0505
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