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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 15 Billings Family PapersCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKimberly Richards
Date Completed:Fall 2006
Provenance:This collection is a series of donations made by the Billings family and member of this community.
Extent.5 linear feet
AbstractThe Billings Family Papers contains letters, legal documents, invitations and other documents relating to the family.


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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
"Discharge of Mortgage" Anna F. Byrne to George W. Byrne & Others, dated August 11, 1894. DocumentA0215
(11) Letters from Lucy Hutchinson Billings to her brother Edwin Hutchinson regarding family news and daily life, 1841-1844. LettersB4501
Notebook with Billings Family Genealogical Information.NotebookA
Document listing the family record for the Billing's FamilyDocumentsA0101
Letter dated May 30, 1882 from E. Keeber Norton to Mr. E. B. Billings regarding a picnic.LetterA0102
Letter dated July 3, 1878 from Henry Flood, Surgeon 110th Bat. NY 8 NY, to Capt. Beers.LetterA0103
A summons for E. B. Billings to appear at a General Court Martial July 14, 1879.DocumentsA0104
Letter dated June 16, 1871 from Eliza Tompkins to her cousin Lucy.LetterA0105
A wedding invitation for Sara May Blades to Edward B. Billings on January 25, 1887.InvitationA0106
An invitation for a party for Ella C. Fitch, February 15, 1871.InvitationA0107
An invitation for E. B. Billings to attend a "Series of Sociables" November 26, 1869.InvitationA0108
Land Contract between David Billings and Oliver Wood and John Christie, June 10, 1869.DeedA0109
Mortgage Certificate between M. H. Arnot and David Billings, January 3, 1880.CertificateA0110
Bill of Sale between Austin Anderton and David Billings, March 4, 1885.CertificateA0111
Honorable Discharge Certificate for Edward B. Billings dated November 7, 1881.CertificateA0112
Letter dated February 8, 1871 from Alice Hall to Meg.LetterA0201
Letter dated August 10, 1872 from E. Goddard to Billings.LetterA0202
A letter from Juliet, Edward and Hosmer, no date.LetterA0203
Letter dated December 24, 1858 from D. O. Barber to Edward.LetterA0204
Letter dated July 2, 1858 from Delawan H. Comstock to Edward Billings.LetterA0205
Letter dated February 19, 1889 from D. H. Comstock to E. BillingsLetterA0206
Letter dated March 28, 1888 from Delawan H. Comstock to Edward Billings.LetterA0206
Letter dated September 8, 1863 from D. H. Comstock to Edward BillingsLetterA0207
Letter dated December 3, 1864 from D. H. Comstock to Edward BillingsLetterA0208
Letter dated April 25, 1871 from John to Edward Billings.LetterA0209
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