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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. 

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Letter - to Mr. Weaver from John M. Carmody about honoring people at the 100th Anniversary of the Academy, Elmira Free Acadedmy, May 12 1959.LetterC0718
Letter - to Dr. Helmkamp from Thomas E. Byrne about informational sources about EFA history, Elmira Free Academy, September 1 1955.LetterC0719
Letter - to Dr. Helmkamp from Albert B. Corey about a study of Elmira Free Academy, Elmira Free Academy, September 12 1955.LetterC0720
Letter - to Dr. Helmkamp from Milton W. Hamilton about the history of Elmira Free Academy, Elmira Free Academy, September 20 1955.LetterC0721
Letter - to Mr. Helmkamp from Milton W. Hamilton about Minutes of the Board of Regents, Elmira Free Academy, October 29 1955.LetterC0722
Booklet - Return to EFA: Would You Believe It?!? You can change your life, continuing education classes, Elmira Free Academy, 1980 - 1995.BookletC0723
Autograph Book - Autograph book / manuscript of Etta Slinker, Elmira Free Academy, 1869.Autograph BookC0801
Order Form - Torch, E.F.A. Yearbook Advertising Order Form, Elmira Free Academy, 1930 - 1939.Order FormC0802
Handbill - Facts about the New Senior High School, Elmira City School District, 1962.HandbillC0803
Receipt for the purchase of the Elmira Free Academy Torch yearbook, 1962. ReceiptC0804
Daily schedule for Ann Johnson, Elmira Free Academy student, 1963. DocumentC0805
Elmira Free Academy hall pass, 1963. PassC0806
Ticket - Bus to the Elmira Free Academy JV football game in Cortland, February 28, 1964.TicketC0807
Booklet - Elmira Free Academy Floor Plan, ca. 1964. BookletC0808
Program - Eileen Collins Sign Dedication, Elmira Free Academy, June 2, 2000.ProgramC0809
Book - (3) Register of the Alumni of Elmira Free Academy, (two paper copies and one harcover copy), Elmira Free Academy, 1859 - 1909.BookC0901
Letters - to 1918 Classmates from Class of 1918 Reunion Planning Committee regarding the organization of the 50th Reunion, Elmira Free Academy, March 2 1968 - May 20 1968.LettersC1001
Envelope - return envelope to Mr. John Liddy for the 50th Reunion R.S.V.P. forms, Elmira Free Academy, 1968.EnvelopeC1002
Invitation - invitation to/ R.S.V.P. form for the Class of 1918 50th Reunion, Elmira Free Academy, 1968.InvitationC1003
Program - (2) E.F.A. 1918 50th Reunion, Elmira Free Academy, June 22 1968.ProgramC1004
Notecards - (two sets) - Class of 1918 50th Reunion Guests with Addresses, Children, Jobs, and Other Details, Elmira Free Academy, June 22 1968.NotecardsC1005
Document - Guest List of Alumni for Class of 1918 50th Reunion, Elmira Free Academy, June 22 1968.DocumentC1006
Directory - Directory of Guests and Addresses of the Class of 1918 50th Reunion, Elmira Free Academy, June 22 1968.DirectoryC1007
Document - Paper with statistics for the Class of 1918 50th Reunion Attendancefor those who did not attend, Elmira Free Academy, 1968.DocumentC1008
Newspaper - Newspaper Article of E.F.A. Class of 1918 Reunited, Elmira Free Academy, 1968.NewspaperC1009
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