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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 TitleCL 05 Mabel Wood CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed BySue Rogan
Date Completed:June 2009
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Catalogue of the Historical Exhibit for the Abington (Mass)Bi-Centennial Celebration, June 10-June 15, 1912, belonging to Cora A. Derby.Booklet010303
Catalogue of the Historical Exhibit for the Abington (Mass)Bi-Centennial Celebration, June 10-June 15, 1912, belonging to Cora A. Derby.Booklet010303
Catalogue of the Historical Exhibit for the Abington (Mass)Bi-Centennial Celebration, June 10-June 15, 1912, belonging to Cora A. Derby.Booklet010303
Three envelopes addressed to Cora Derby, one from Murphy's Hotel, Richmond, Va., November 12, 1896;another from The New Bay State, Bradford, Pa., December 26, 1902; and another from Loomis, Chicago, Ill., January 13, 1913.Envelope010304
Envelope addressed to Miss Cora Derby, Walnut Street, Elmira, from the D.A.R., dated September 15, 1931.Envelope010305
Postcard addressed to Miss Cora Derby, Bronxwood Park, New York City from Connie Sawyer, dated February 1909.Postcard010306
Envelope addressed to Miss Cora H. Derby, 75 Walnut St., Elmira, from the Red Book for 1914, The Youth's Companion, Boston, Mass.Envelope010307
Envelope 'trimmed in black addressed to Cora & Eva Derby, 75 Walnut Street, Elmira, dated January 25,1862-1882.Envelope010308
Petition for discharge of bankruptcy for Charles S. Davison, U.S. District Court, Norfolk, Virginia, dated May 8, 1923, in envelope addressed to the Alden Derby Estate, Elmira, New York.Document010309
Card from American Embossing Co., Buffalo, NY, promoting its Steel Die Embossed Stationery, 1910-1960.Card, Trade010310
Card from American Embossing Co., Buffalo, NY, promoting its Steel Die Embossed Stationery, 1910-1960.Card, Trade010310
Postcard (order form) promoting sale of the Schoolmaster of Yesterday 1820-1920, by Millard Fillmore Kennedy and Alvin F. Harlow, addressed to the Derby Book Shop, 112 Baldwin Street. 1920-1930.Postcard010311
Postcard (order form) promoting sale of the Schoolmaster of Yesterday 1820-1920, by Millard Fillmore Kennedy and Alvin F. Harlow, addressed to the Derby Book Shop, 112 Baldwin Street. 1920-1930.Postcard010311
Postcard (order form) promoting sale of the Schoolmaster of Yesterday 1820-1920, by Millard Fillmore Kennedy and Alvin F. Harlow, addressed to the Derby Book Shop, 112 Baldwin Street. 1920-1930.Postcard010311
Card from the Royal Ventilator Co, 415 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pa., with poem on doing business,1910-1960.Card, Trade010312
American Red Cross membership card with button for Cora Derby, December 9, 1942.Card, Membership010313
Christmas card addressed to Cora Derby from Julia and Karl, 1920.Card, Greeting010314
Cora Derby's receipt for payment to The Lovell Shirt Company, March 2, 1903.Receipt010315
Cora Derby's receipt for payment to Hudson & Hudson Fine Footwear,January 7, 1899.Receipt010316
Cora Derby's notebook, handwritten in pencil. 1900-1960.Notebook010317
Cora Derby's notebook, handwritten in pencil. 1900-1960.Notebook010317
Invoice for sale of rocker to Cora Derby by the Silsbee Furniture Co. (successors to J. M. Robinson Sons & Co), January 27, 1896.Invoice010318
Note to Cora Derby from W.D. Jacobus, Sterling Silver Spoons concerning an order she had placed. December 6, 1903.Note010319
Cora Derby's grammar school report card, June 1882.Card, Report010320
Cora Derby's receipt from the Elmira Business College for a shorthand course, March 4, 1889.Receipt010321
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