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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.

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Collection TitleSL SlidesCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByPat Wainwright
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These slides are of the Carnival in 1992, 1993, and 1994 on the museum grounds.SlidesD 2Events11
These slides are of the 1992 Carnival.SlidesD 2Events12
These slides are of the 1991 Historical Society auction held at Strathmont, and the 1992 auction held at the museum. SlidesD 2Events13
These slides are the 1994 Festival of Trees.SlidesD 2Events14
These slides are of Bus Trips: 1978 Genesee Village; June 16, 1979 Sonnesnberg Gardens, Canadaigua, and Watkins Glen; 1982; 1984 "The Hedges" Blue Mountain Lake.SlidesD 2Events14
These slides are of Bus Trips for Historical Society members: June 16, 1979, a walking tour of Canandaigua, Sonnenberg Gardens, and Granger Homestead, Canandaigua; April 1980 Niagara Falls. SlidesD 2Events15
These slides are of Appraisel Day, September 1996, Emily Van den Blink with her American Dolls, and the American Dolls Pastimes Party.SlidesD 2Events16
These slides are of the Great Gathering tent in June 1998; dedication of the C. Eastman Plaque; 75th birthday party of the Chemung Co. Historical Society.SlidesD 2Events17
These 16 slides are of the 1985 re-enactment of the Sullivan & Clinton Campaign at Newtown by the Brigades of the American Revolution (B.A.R.).SlidesD 2NEWTOWN 1979 & 198510
These slides are of the Sullivan-Clinton re-enactment by the Brigade of the American Revolution. 14 slides show the re-enactors in various activities. 5 slides are of stock photos: colonial uniforms, and a copy of a DWG on an ark--from the History of Cecil Co.SlidesD 2Newtown 1979 & 8501
These 20 slides are of the re-enactment of the Sullivan-Clinton Campaign at Newtown by the Brigade of the American Revolution. SlidesD 2NEWTOWN 1979 & 8504
These 20 slides are of the re-enactment of the Sullivan-Clinton Campaign at Newtown by the Brigade of the American Revolution. SlidesD 2NEWTOWN 1979 & 8504
These 20 slides are of the of the Sullivan-Clinton Campaign at Newtown by the Brigade of the American Revolution. Included is a slide of the CCHS booth, a slide of the historical marker for Suulivan's March, and the large historical marker of the Sullivan Caampaign at the rest area on NY Rte 17. Slides were taken by Daniel Damon, and J. Vetter of Elmira.SlidesD 2NEWTOWN 1979 & 8508
These 19 slides are of the re-enactment of the Sullivan-Clinton Campaign at Newtown by the Brigade of the American Revolution. There are 2 slides of the dedication of the plaque honoring the Campaign. SlidesD 2NEWTOWN 1979-8505
These 20 slides are of the program at the monument of the Sullivan-Clinton Campaign at Newtown. Also included is a slide of the band concert. SlidesD 2NEWTOWN 1979-8506
These slides are of the 1987 Oktoberfest. They are of people, food, musicians.SlidesD 2Oktoberfest01
These slides are of the 1991 Oktoberfest. SlidesD 2Oktoberfest03
These slides of the 1988, 1989, 1999, and 1991 Oktorberfest.SlidesD 2Oktorberfest02
These slides are of Public Programs 1982-1984: RCHA, Big Flats, 1982 (5); candlewick class at CCHS, Fall 1983;(2); Wilma Trueswell, RCHA workshop, 1983 (2); Saturday program, Polish Dancers, 1983 (3); Making boxwood wreaths, Christmas Past 1983; Williamsburg, decorations workshop, 1983; wreath making, 1983 (3); Dr. Herbert Wisbey "The Shakers", 1984. SlidesD 2Public Meetings04
These slides are public programs from 1993-1996: WWII Exhibit, 1993(5); Garden Workshop, 1994 (4); Literacy Workshop, 1996 (1); CCHS Annual Meeting, 1996 (3).SlidesD 2Public Programs 13
These slides are of public programs: RCHA & CCHS conservation workshop at Elmira College, September 1978 (3); Mark Twain Festival, May 19, 1975 (5 includes 2 showing sheep shearing); Spinning Class, spring 1975, inside building (2); "Sheep to Shawls", outside, May 26, 1979; Stamp Club, Simine Short, 1981 (5); Identifying Dolls, Holly Tea Party, December 1, 1979 (2); Save the Old Erie RR Station Booth, 1980. SlidesD 2Public Programs01
These slides are of CCHS publications for the public: Chemung County Historical Society logo (2); 1987 publications (2); History of the area, December 1980 (4); gift processing, 1980 (4); 1994 publications (3); Building Project papers, 1980.SlidesD 2Public Programs02
These slides are of Public Programs 1980-1982: "Save the Old Erie RR Station", CCHS outdoor sales booth, September 1980; May membership meeting, Caroline Boyce, 1981 (4); Northwest Museum Conference, 1981, Jack Waite-architect, Gerry Doell-director-"1890 House", held at 415 E. Water St. ; audience and panel at the Northeast Museum Conference, 1981 (3); meeting group, 1981, audience for the Northeast Conference, 1981; Dialogue program, Dr. Herb Wisbey, "Railroads", September 23, 1981; audience for Dialogues Program, 1981; Dialogues Program, Sheldon King, "Railroads", September 23, 1981; RCHA, Big Flats, 1982 (2).SlidesD 2Public Programs03
These slides are of public programs, 1984-1988: hobby show, Clemens Pk, 1984 (5); Fall '85-Twain Lecture Series (4); Family Archive Series (1); Dutch Military, men in costume (7); RCHA workshop, collections 1988, Lynn Porier (2). SlidesD 2Public Programs05
These 14 slides are of MECCA, Museum Day at the Arnot Mall in 1984: collections, quilting demostration, Jenny Monroe in period costume.SlidesD 2Public Programs06
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