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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.


Filter by:
TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Traffic, City & County - Street Work115-210
School of Commerce115-250
Schools - Early History of115-255
School - Southside High115-265
School - Southside High115-275
St Mary's School & Bell115-277
Elmira Heights Industrial Assoc120-020
Broadcasting - see Radio & Television, or call letters of station130-005
Dances, Parties, Amusements130-025
Friday Evening Dance Class130-025
Federation Building - Ballroom130-025
Movies - Sunday Controversy130-050
Whitman, Narcissa Prentiss130-075
Milennium Moment130-075
Chemung County Fair130-075
WETM - TV130-075
Flaherty, Bruce130-075
Veterans of Foreign Wars130-075
Roach, Hal130-075
Television130-100
African American135-005
African American135-010
Ethnic Groups135-015
African American - Black History Exhibit135-020
Freedom Trail135-021
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