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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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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 TitleCL 75 Professional Secretaries International: Glider Chapter CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByRachel Dworkin
Date Completed:September 2011
Provenance:The items in this collection were donated to the Booth Library by Alice Hartman in 2004. 
Terms:Elmira (N.Y.); Secretaries; Women-societies and clubs
Historical:Professional Secretaries International: Glider Chapter - The National Secretaries Association was founded in 1942.  An Elmira branch known as the Glider Chapter was founded in September 1948 with 43 charter members.  In the early 1950s, the National Secretaries Association merged with Secretaries International to form Professional Secretaries International.  The PSI offers professional development and continuing education, as well serving as a social club for their members. 
Scope:Professional Secretaries International: Glider Chapter Collection contains membership information; scrapbooks, 1979-1998; and administrative records, 1975-1990.
Extent1 linear foot
Date Span1948-1998
AbstractThis collection contains the records of the Glider Chapter of the Professional Secretaries International. 


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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Ledger - Membership dues for the Glider Chapter of the Professional Secretaries International, 1967-1976. Ledger010101
List of members in the Glider Chapter of the Professional Secretaries International, 1948-1996.Documents010102
Recording secretary's notebook for the Glider Chapter of the National Secretaries Association, 1975-1976. Includes meeting minutes, treasurers's reports and misc. documents. Records010201
Treasurer's notebook for the Glider Chapter of the Professional Secretaries International, 1987-1990. Includes treasurer's reports, membership dues and correspondence. Records010301
Scrapbook of the Glider Chapter of the Professional Secretaries International, 1992-1993. Includes meeting notices, newspaper clippings, newsletters & event programs. Scrapbook010401
Book - Here's What's Cookin' Presented for Your Cooking Enjoyment by the Members of Glider Chapter of the National Secretaries Association, 1975. Book010501
Guest sign-in book of the Glider Chapter of the Professional Secretaries International, 1971-1998. Ledger010601
Scrapbook of the Glider Chapter of the Professional Secretaries International, 1979-1983. Includes meeting minutes, photographs, event programs & newsletters. Scrapbook010701
Scrapbook of the Glider Chapter of the Professional Secretaries International, 1990-1998. Includes meeting minutes, photographs, event programs & newsletters. Scrapbook010801

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