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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.

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 23 TransportationCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByMolly Winston
Date Completed:August 2007
Extent2.5 Linear Feet
Abstract

The Transportation Collection contains information on the Chemung Canal, Feeder Canal, Railroads, Trolleys, Steamboats and Automobiles.



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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Schedule of trains on the williamsport and elmira divisions the Lykens Valley Railroad and the Shamokin Branch, Pennsylvania Railroad, 1915.TimetableD0604
Booklet - How the Pennsylvania Railroad can serve you in Chicago, the Pennsylvania Railroad, 1933.BookletD0605
Booklet - A Century of Progress Expositon, Pennsylvania Railroad, 1933.BookletD0606
Time tables: Philadelphia Washington and Erie, Pennsylvania Railroad, 1936.TimetableD0607
Time Tables: Philadelphia Baltimore Washington Williamsport Buffalo Canandaigua Corry Oil City Erie, Pennsylvania Railroad, 1952.TimetableD0608
Way-Bill packet, The Pennsylvania Railroad Company, 1883.Way-BillD0701
Magazine - Pennsylvania Railroad Men's News, The Pennsylvania Railroad, January 1897.MagazineD0702
Handbill - Exhibit of Agricultural Products Grown on Farms Along he Pennsylvania Railroad, Millport Station, August 25, 1913.HandbillD0703
Booklet - Pennsylvania Railroad System, Elmira Division, Employee Time Table No. 4, effective April 30, 1922.TimetableD0704
Newsletter - Pennsylvania Standard, Pennsylvania Railroad employees, May 1924. NewsletterD0705
Roster of Conductors and Brakemen for freight and passenger lines, Pennsylvania Railroad, July 8, 1925. Includes envelope.DocumentD0706
Retirement Certificate issued to Eli McNebb by the Pennsylvania Railroad, Elmira Division, January 1, 1927.CertificateD0707
Envelope - Pennsylvania Railroad Eastern Region, 1930.EnvelopeD0708
Blank maintenance reports and service tags, Pennsylvania Railroad, freight division, ca. 1940s. DocumentsD0709
Track Chart of the Pennsylvania System from the Williamsport branch including the Elmira Region, Pennsylvania Railroad, 1945.ChartD0710
Ledger - Daily Check of Cars and Record of Seals on the Pennsylvania Railroad, 1951-1959.LedgerD0711
W.I. Ziegler's certificate of service months & compensation from the United States of America Railroad Retirement Board, 1955-1958, and pay stubs from the Pennsylvania Railroad, 1959. DocumentD0712
Stock Certificate - 100 Shares of the Pennsylvania Railroad Company, March 30, 1961.Stock CertificateD0713
Track Chart Penn Central Central Region Williamsport Division showing Elmira region, The Pennsylvania Railroad, 1970.ChartD0714
Conrail System Map, Conrail, 1981.MapD0801
Conrail is in the southern tier to stay - and we mean business, Conrail, 1981.HandbillD0802
Booklet - Rise from the wreckage a brief history of Conrail, L. Stanley Crane, 1988.BookletD0803
Train Photos (2 sets), Conrail, no date.PhotographD0804
Timetable - New York Central Railroad, 1899.TimetableE0101
Timetable - Deleware and Hudson, 1961.TimetableE0102
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