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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 TitleVF Subject FilesCreatorBooth Library
Processed By
Date Updated:May 2007
Extent4 linear feet (4 file cabinets)
AbstractSubject files contain newspaper clippings and other documents regarding historic events, buildings, wars, public locations and other miscellaneous information on Chemung County.


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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Clemens Center for the Performing Arts110-015
Keeney Theater - Strand - State Street110-020
Lyceum Theatre110-025
Mack, Robert L.110-035
Queen City Minstrels110-035
Callender's Famous Georgia Minstrels110-035
Christy's Minstrels110-035
30th Separate Company's Minstrels110-035
African Americans in Entertainment110-035
Black Entertainers110-035
Minstrels110-035
Minstrels110-035
Hop and Bill -- Minstrels110-035
Opera House -see also Theater110-040
Theater - Personalities in the Theater110-045
Rorick's Glen - Theater110-050
Theaters - Misc110-055
Elmira Little Theatre - see also Theaters110-117
Ninth School District115-040
School - Elmira Free Academy115-115
Mark Twain - Center for Studies115-155
School No. 5, Elmira - Class of 1934115-165
School - Mountain View - Pine City115-180
School - Mountain View - Pine City115-180
School Exhibit Events115-190
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