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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

Collection TitleMP Maps, Architectural Drawings, OversizedCreator
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Newspaper - The Corning Star, Elmira, NY November 23, 1895.Newspaper02D-05F-18
Photograph of Engineer Bill Terry (Left) and Fireman Pete Daniel (Right) standing by a locomotive, 1910.Photograph02D-05F-19
1882 document, appears to be a reproduction of a scene from MacBeth.Documents02D-05F-19
Poem entitled: "My Job" about someone who worked with trains.Documents02D-05F-19
Old unidentified Document, looks like reproduction, No info.Documents02D-05F-19
Group of guards outside of the main house at the Elmira Reformatory, c. 1920.Photograph02D-06
3 Newspaper proof sheets, made of hard-formed cardboard from the Elmira Advertiser. (1) Page Two, Tuesday, November 9, 1937. Main headline on the page reads: Latest News From Corning and Vicinity; (2) Page Five, Tuesday, November 9, 1937, Society Page; (3) Elmira Star-Gazette. Page Seventeen, Thursday, December 2, 1937, local news.Newspaper02D-06F-01
Photograph of John Espey, Chief of the Elmira Fire Department.Photograph02D-06F-02
Sheet Music - Riverside Musical Score, 1913, inside writing A. W. Nuts.Sheet Music02D-06F-03
Sheet Music - Musical Score, 1900 writing by A. W. Nuts.Sheet Music02D-06F-03
Photograph - House on Horseheads Road and Lake Road, no date.Photograph02D-06F-04
Photograph - House of Henry C. Spaulding (Main Street, 1850).Photograph02D-06F-04
Photograph - Arnot Art Gallery, no date.Photograph02D-06F-04
Photograph - County Treasury Building, Lake Street, Elmira, c. 1900.Photograph02D-06F-04
Photograph - County Building, Lake Street, c. 1900.Photograph02D-06F-04
Photograph - House on East Hill.Photograph02D-06F-04
Photograph - Water Street House in Elmira, built by B. Griffen, 1860.Photograph02D-06F-04
Photograph - Arnot Art Gallery, c. 1900.Photograph02D-06F-04
Photograph - House on Williams Street, Elmira, 1874.Photograph02D-06F-04
5 Topographical Maps, c. 1944-1954 collected by Bernard Raidy.Maps02D-06F-05
Rubbing of a Gravestone - Anne Mary Walden, d. Sept. 15, 1840.Documents02D-06F-06
Photograph - Old Women sitting and using a spinning wheel, F. Hiott, Elmira, NY, no date.Photograph02D-06F-06
Lithograph by L. H. Everts, Philadelphia - Residence of Abraham Lawrence, Catharine, Schuyler County, NY.Lithograph02D-06F-06
Photograph - GE Retirement Party for N. Harold Boardman, no date.Photograph02D-06F-08
Newspaper - Advertisements and Announcements.Newspaper02D-06F-09
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