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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 TitleMC 15 Billings Family PapersCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKimberly Richards
Date Completed:Fall 2006
Provenance:This collection is a series of donations made by the Billings family and member of this community.
Extent.5 linear feet
AbstractThe Billings Family Papers contains letters, legal documents, invitations and other documents relating to the family.


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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Envelope addressed to Edward Billings care of Capt. Craig, Co. H, 161st Reg. NY Volunteers.EnvelopeA0340
Letter from A. B. Craig to Edward Billings dated Dec. 20, 1862.LetterA0341
Letter from Hosmer to Edward dated Jan. 8, 1864.LetterA0342
Envelope addressed to Edward Billings with postage stamp.EnvelopeA0343
Part of a letter.LetterA0344
Letter to Hosmer and Edward from their mother dated July 30-31, 1872.LetterA0345
Letter to Hosmer and Edward from their mother dated Aug. 17, 1872.LetterA0346
Letter to Edward from his cousin dated Feb. 14. Letter almost completely faded.LetterA0347
Envelope addressed to Edward Billings.EnvelopeA0348
Envelope addressed to Edward Billings.EnvelopeA0349
Letter from Hosmer to Edward dated August 22, 1872.LetterA0350
Letter from Hosmer to Edward dated August 18, 1872.LetterA0351
Letter to Edward from his mother dated Aug. 25, 1862.LetterA0352
Letter to Amelia from L.B.P.R, no date.LetterA0353
The attendance record for Amelia MunsonDocumentsA0354
Letter to Edward from his mother dated Aug. 20.LetterA0355
Letter to Edward from his mother dated Nov. 30, 1862 on "Union" Stationary.LetterA0356
Letter from Myra to her brother Edward dated Aug. 16.LetterA0357
Letter from Hosmer to Edward dated Jan 30, 1864.LetterA0358
Letter to Edward and Hosmer from their mother dated Aug. 12, 1872.LetterA0359
Two letters on the same sheet of paper, one addressed to Edward the other to "son" from Amelia Munson dated Aug. 10, 1860.LetterA0360
Letter to Edward and Hosmer from L. H. Billings dated Aug 16, 1860.LetterA0361
Letter to Edward from Hosmer dated Aug. 14, 1862.LetterA0362
Letter from John Knowland to Edward, date illegible.LetterA0363
Letter to Edward from his mother dated July 24, 1860.LetterA0364
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