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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.

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Collection TitleMC 19 ReligionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByCalvin Brewer; Caitlin Kenney
Date Completed:Summer 2006
Date Updated:Spring 2010
Provenance:The Religion Collection is a series of donations made by the community.
Terms:

 1st Presbyterian;  2nd Presbyterian;  Adventists; AME Zion;  Baptist; Beecher, Thomas;    Bentley, Richard;  Bethel Church;  Big Flats Episcopal;  Big Flats Presbyterian;  B'nai Israel;  Breesport Baptist;  Breesport Methodist Episcopal Church;  Catholic;  Cavalry Church;  Centenary M.E. Church;  Centenary Methodist;  Centenary United Methodist; Central Christian Church;  Century Church;  Chancel of Trinity Church;  Chemung Methodist Episcopal Church;  Christ Episcopal; Christian Endeavor Society; Christian Science;  Churches;  Congregation Shomray Hadath;  Dexter, E. W.;  Dundee Methodist Episcopal;  Elmira Baptist;  Episcopal;  Erin Methodist Episcopal;  Faith Temple;  First Baptist;  First Church of the Nazarene;  First Methodist;  First United Church of Christ;  Franklin Street Presbyterian;  German Evangelical;  Grace Church;  Hedding Methodist;  Henry, Rev. William T.;  Holy Trinity Lutheran;  Horseheads Methodist;  Horseheads Presbyterian;  Jewish;  Lake Street Presbyterian;  Lowman Church;  Lutheran;  Methodist;  Mormons;  Mount Saviour Benedictine Monastery;  Murdoch, David;  North Presbyterian;  Northside Community;  Notre Dame;  Oakwood Avenue Methodist Episcopal;  Oneida Community;  Our Lady of Lourdes;  Park Church;  Pentecostal;  Presbyterian;  Religion;  Riverside Methodist;  Russian Orthodox Church;  South Presbyterian;  St. Anthony's;  St. Casimir's;  St. Charles Borromeo;  St. John the Baptist;  St. Mary's;  St. Matthew's;  St. Nickolas;  St. Patrick's;  St. Peter & Paul;  St. Vincent De Paul;  St. Nicholas Ukrainian;  Stough Evangelistic Campaign;  Sullivanville Church;  Trinity Church;  United Methodist - Catlin;  Van Etten Churches;  Webb Mills Methodist;  Wellsburg Baptist;  Westminster Presbyterian;  Westside Methodist.

Notes:More information can be found in the following collections:  Alfred "Chick" Hilbert Files (CF 6100 - 6135); Archival Collection (Cl 05 - Mabel Wood Collection, CL 08 - J. Arthur Kieffer Collection, CL 12 - Carl Edward Howell Collection, CL 20 - Hardin Collection, CL 37 - Temple B'Nai Israel); Clark Wilcox Papers (CWP 1, 2, 18, 25, 26, 30, 36); Flat Files (FF); Manuscript Collection (MC 39 - Communications, MC 40 - Thomas Beecher/ Beecher Family, MC 74 - People, MC 82 - People); Maps, Architectural Drawings, Oversized (MP); Photograph Collection (PC 20, 37, 38, 39, 74); Postcard Collection (PTC); Stereographic Cards (SC 4), Subject Files (VF 380-010 - 380-225).
Extent3 linear feet
Date Span1870-present
AbstractThe Religion Collection contains church brochures, programs, histories and other documents relating to the various churches located in Elmira and Chemung County.


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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Record - Annual report entitled "Reflections on the Past Year", Chemung County Council of Churches, 1991.RecordJ1108
Record - Executive Board Meeting Agenda, Chemung County Council of Churches: January 15, March, June, October, 1992.RecordJ1109
Program - Annual general meeting on the subject of homelessness, Chemung County Council of Churches, February 3, 1992.ProgramJ1110
Record - Official Minutes from the Spring Assembly, Chemung County Council of Churches, May 11, 1992.RecordJ1111
Report - Annual report of events and committees, Chemung County Council of Churches, 1992.ReportJ1112
Record - Official Executive Board Meeting Minutes, Chemung County Council of Churches, December 9, 1992.RecordJ1113
Program - Annual General Meeting, Chemung County Council of Churches, February 8, 1993.ProgramJ1114
Record - Executive Board Meeting Agenda, Chemung County Council of Churches: April, November 10, December 8, 1993.RecordJ1115
Record - Official Executive Board Meeting Minutes, Chemung County Council of Churches, June 9, 1993.RecordJ1116
Record - Executive Board Meeting Agenda, Chemung County Council of Churches, June 8, 1994.RecordJ1117
Record - Executive Board Meeting Agenda, Chemung County Council of Churches: January 11, June 14, 1995.RecordJ1118
Record - Proposed budget for the year 1990, Chemung County Council of Churches, c. December 1989.RecordJ1201
Record - Treasurer's reports, Chemung County Council of Churches: August, October, November, December, 1990.RecordJ1202
Record - Proposed budget for the year 1991, Chemung County Council of Churches, c. December 1990.RecordJ1203
Record - Treasurer's report, Chemung County Council of Churches, November 1991.RecordJ1204
Record - Financial records for various church contributions, Chemung County Council of Churches, c. December 1991.RecordJ1205
Record - Souces of financial support, Chemung County Council of Churches, c. December 1991.RecordJ1206
Record - Proposed budget for the year 1992, Chemung County Council of Churches, c. December 1991 (2 versions).RecordJ1207
Record - Treasurer's reports, Chemung County Council of Churches: May, August, September, October, November, 1992.RecordJ1208
Record - Treasurer's reports, Chemung County Council of Churches: February, April, August, 1993.RecordJ1209
Record - Treasurer's reports, Chemung County Council of Churches: February, May, 1995.RecordJ1210
Record - Special meeting minutes regarding Campus Minister Lee Griffith, Chemung County Council of Churches, June 25, 1992.RecordJ1301
Letter - Informs members about the outcome of meeting on Campus Minister Lee Griffith, Chemung County Council of Churches, June 26, 1992.LetterJ1302
Letter - Informs Gerald Dees that Lee Griffith will continue to be employed as Campus Minister, Chemung County Council of Churches, June 26, 1992.LetterJ1303
Letter - Lee Griffith's submission of resignation as Campus Minister, Chemung County Council of Churches, May 12, 1993.LetterJ1304
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