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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 TitleTF Town FileCreatorBooth Library
Processed By
Extent2 linear feet (2 file cabinets)
AbstractTown Files contain newspaper clippings and other documents on all the towns located within Chemung County.


Filter by:
TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Wellsburg Cemeteries, Parks & Memorials500-100
Wellsburg Government & Politics500-200
Wellsburg History, People & Places500-300
Wellsburg Schools500-400
Wellsburg Fire of 1912500-500
Real Estate Elmira 1959 Appraisals700-900
Native American - New York IndiansWaverlyNewtown
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