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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 TitleMC 17 Theater CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByLee Kiesling
Extent
AbstractInventory still in process.


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Handbill - Elmira Great Artists Series (formerly the Elmira Community Concert Association) 1979-1980, featuring the Moscow Pops Orchestra, Les Grands Ballets Canadiens Romeo and Juliet, Isaac Stern, violinist, and Frances Veri and Michael Jamanis, duo pianists, Clemens Center, 1979-80 season. Contains also a ticket order form.HandbillH2405
Program - Program featuring Photoplay, starring Fred Thomson in "Don Mike"; John Regay and Company; the Wilmont Sisters; Joe Rome and Lou Duat; and the Five Jansleys, the Keeney Theatre, March 31-April 2, 1927. Single sheet.ProgramI0101
Program - The Sound of Music, directed by John Fearnly, starring Jeannie Carson and John Van Dreelen, Elmira Theatre, September 28, 1962. Single folded sheet.ProgramI0102
Handbill - Concert given by Mary & Margaret Gibb, Siamese twins, Keeney Theatre, November 11-14, 1920-30. Three fold sheet.HandbillI0102
Program - Mansion on the Hudson, starring Cornelius Otis Skinner, presented under the auspices of the Parish Aid of Grace Church, Keeney Theatre, October 12, 1939. Booklet. 2 copiesProgramI0103
Program - La Traviata, by Verdi, presented by the San Carlo Opera Company, sponsored by the Junior League of Elmira, the Keeney Theatre, April 24, 1940. Booklet.ProgramI0104
Booklet - Combination address and phone book, courtesy of the Keeney Theatre, 1931-1932.BookletI0105
Program - The Student Prince, by Sigmund Romberg, presented by Messrs Schubert, Keeney Theatre, February 21, 1945. Booklet.ProgramI0106
Program - La Traviata, by Guiseppe Verdi, presented by the New York Opera Guild, the Keeney Theatre, May 19, 1944. Handbill insert.ProgramI0107
Handbill - Listing of concerts presented by the Elmira Community Concert Association, sponsored by the Thursday Morning Musicales, the Keeney Theatre,1946-47 season.HandbillI0108
Program - Romeo et Juliette, by Gounod, presented by Warner Brothers and the Charles L. Wagner Opera Company, the Keeney Theatre, November 15, 1948. Single folded sheet.ProgramI0109
Souvenir Program - New Faces, a Broadway review in cinemascope, featuring Paul Lynde, Eartha Kitt, and Alice Ghostley, the Elmira Theatre, 1952-1962. Single sheet folded.ProgramI0201
Program - Stop The World...I Want To Get Off, presented by the Broadway Theatre League, starring Jackie Warner, Elmira Theatre, December 13, 1965. Single folded sheet.ProgramI0203
Program - Barefoot in the Park, starring Lynn Bari, presented by the Broadway Theatre League of Elmira, Elmira Theatre, April 5, 1966. Single folded sheet.ProgramI0204
Program - The Royal Hunt of the Sun, starring W.B. Brydon and Clayton Corbin, presented by the Broadway Theatre League of Elmira, Elmira Theatre, October 12,1966. Single sheet, folded.ProgramI0205
Program - "LUV", by Murray Schisgal, starring Eileen Brennan, presented by the Broadway Theatre League of Elmira, Elmira Theatre, March 14, 1967. Single folded sheet.ProgramI0206
Program - The Odd Couple, by Neil Simon, starring Lyle Talbot and Harvey Stone, presented by the Broadway Theatre League of Elmira, Elmira Theatre, April 12, 1967. Single folded sheet.ProgramI0207
Ticket - Performance by Lee Evans and his orchestra,sponsored by the Elmira Rotary, Elmira Theatre, May 8, 1975. Four tickets.TicketI0208
Program - Peter Nero, pianist, presented by the Community Concert Association, sponsored by the Thursday Morning Musicales, October 1,1975. Single folded sheet.ProgramI0209
Handbill - A listing from the Elmira Symphony and Choral Society of the 1975-1976 season and ticket order form. Two listings.HandbillI0211
Program - Cover only. Cover does list some of the Elmira Symphony and Choral Society concerts for the 1975-1976 season. Cover for Elmira Theatre concert. ProgramI0212
Program - Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, David Zinman, conducting, presented by the Elmira Symphony and Choral Society,Samuel L. Clemens Performing Arts and Community Center, March 29, 1977. Single folded sheet.ProgramI0301
Program - Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, David Zinman, conducting, presented by the Elmira Symphony and Choral Society,Samuel L. Clemens Performing Arts and Community Center, March 29, 1977. Single folded sheet.ProgramI0301
Booklet - Opening Night Program featuring performances by Ella Fitzgerald, the Elmira Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, and David Peckham, organist, Samuel L. Clemens Center for the Performing Arts, October 22, 1977. Multi-page booklet.BookletI0302
Booklet - Opening Night Program featuring performances by Ella Fitzgerald, the Elmira Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, and David Peckham, organist, Samuel L. Clemens Center for the Performing Arts, October 22, 1977. Multi-page booklet.BookletI0302
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