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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.

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

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

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Ticket for U.S. Army Air Maneuvers at Elmira, N.Y., November 11, 1918. DocumentA0101
Passenger's check for a plane ride with aviator Leon S. Smith, October 4, 1919. ReceiptA0102
Souvenir ticket for a flight at Elmira Airport with General Aviation Co., September 8, 1929. TicketA0103
Pamphlet - Chemung County Airport, July 23, 1960. PamphletA0104
Pamphlet - Elmira/Corning Regional Airport, ca. 1980s. PamphletA0105
Booklet - Emery Air Freight Annual Report, 1974. BookletA0106
Program - Powder Puff Derby from Carlsbad, California to Elmira, New York, July 13-16, 1973. ProgramA0107
Press release and contestant list from the Powder Puff Derby from Carlsbad, California to Elmira, New York, July 13-16, 1973.DocumentsA0108
Program - Aviation Day at Chemung County Airport, July 31, 1955. ProgramA0201
Progam - Aviation Days at Chemung County Airport, July 26-27, 1958. ProgamA0202
Program - Jaycee Air Show and Terminal Dedication at Chemung County Airport, July 23-24, 1960.ProgramA0203
Pamphlet - Wings of Eagles Airshow Elmira-Corning Regional Airport Horseheads, NY August 15-17, 1997PamphletA0204
Program - Jaycee Air Show Chemung County Airport Elmira, Elmira Heights, and Horseheads Junior Chamber of Commerce featuring the U.S. Airforce Thunderbirds, September 8-9, 1962 ProgramA0205
Program - Wings of Eagles Air Show August 16-17 1997ProgramA 02 06
Program - Wings of Eagles Air Show '97, Big Flats, NY August 15-17, 1997ProgramA02 07
Program - Wings of Eagles 20th Annual Airshow Elmira-Corning Regional Airport, September 22-24, 2000ProgramA02 08
Pamphlet - Mowhawk Airlines Redecorated DC-3 AirplanePamphletA0301
Flight Schedule - Mowhawk Airlines New york, NY to Newark, NJ, Effective December 1, 1965Flight ScheduleA0302
Flight Schedule - Mowhawk memo Schedule Elmira-Corning, NY Effective October 1, 1965Flight ScheduleA0303
Flight Schedule - Mowhawk Airlines Complete System Quick Reference Flight Schedule, Effective March 1, 1965Flight ScheduleA0304
Flight Schedule - Mowhawk Airlines Complete System Quick Reference Flight Schedule Effective September 15, 1965Flight ScheduleA0305
Flight Schedule - Mowhawk Airlines Complete System Schedule Effective July 1, 1955Flight ScheduleA0306
Timetable - Mowhawk Airlines System Timetable Effective April 27, 1969TimetableA 03 07
Pamphlet - Mowhawk Airlines Quick reference Flight Schedule effective March 1, 1966PamphletA0308
Pamphlet - Mowhawk Airlines Information Folder and Complete System Map 1960's - 1980'sPamphletA0309
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