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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 52 Greatsinger Farms CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByCarolyn Hayden
Date Completed:September 27, 2007
Extent.5 linear feet
AbstractMC 52 - Greatsinger Farms Collections contains letters, documents and ledger books belonging to the Greatsinger family.


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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Donker Bros. Petit Ledger advertisement. Advertisement A0101
Chemung Canal Bank Loan Receipt, Elmira, 1892ReceiptA0102
Department of Public Education, Elmira, Elementary Schools, 1920-1921, report card for John Greatsinger.Report CardA0103
Chemung County Treasurer's Office, Elmira, Statement of Unpaid State and County Tax, 1915 issued to J. W. Greatsinger.Tax ReportA0104
Letter dated September 9, 1865 from N. B. Harbor.LetterA0105
Western Union dated September 28, 1945, regarding John Greatsingers arrival in Pennsylvania. TelegramA0106
Letter dated June 3, 1863 to John Greatsinger.Letter/EnvelopesA0107
Letter dated January 25, 1848 to John W. Greatsinger.LetterA0108
DeWaters Brothers, 1918. P.B. Rutan & Son, dr. ReceiptA0108
Black holder with Two Coupons. Money HolderA0109
Bank Address Book - H. Phillips, Dr, Livery and Hacks. Black Bank book that held Addresses of the people who had accounts with the bank. LedgerA0201
H. Phillips, Dr. Livery and Hacks. Black bank book with addresses of account holders. LedgerA0202
Brown book that kept track of the owners money balance. There were several documents found within the book. LedgerA03
Ledger. LedgerA04
The Stylograph or Rapid Letter Copying Book, No. 2., 1907.LedgerA05
Teacher's statement registering visitors.LedgerA06
Tan ledger, 1904.LedgerA07
Brown Ledger, 1880-?.LedgerA08

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