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Collection TitleAV Audio Visual CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKim Richards
Date Completed:November 9, 2007
Extent10 linear feet

Collection contains audio and video of local history, Chemung County Historical Society Lecture Series and Oral Histories.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Talitha Botsford, tape 2, March 13, 2001.Audio Cassette0969
Talitha Botsford by Martha Ritter, February 20, 2001.Audio Cassette0970
Talitha Botsford by Martha Ritter, February 20, 2001.Audio Cassette0971
Civil War Lecture Series - George Farr - Frank S. Frost: The Sheik of Millport.Audio Cassette0972
John Jones and other Abolitionists by Barbara Ramsdell, February 28, 2002.Audio Cassette0973
January 30, 1997 Annual Meeting - Star Gazette History, Mr. Charles Nutt, editor and a salute to Tom Byrn by Cronelius Milliken.Audio Cassette0974
Carol Kammen "What Makes the Southern Tier the Southern Tier?" October 28, 1998.Audio Cassette0975
Unknown.Audio Cassette0976
Unknown.Audio Cassette0977
Unknown.Audio Cassette0978
Civil War Lecture Series - J. Arthur Kieffer on the Cavalry, May 2,2002.Audio Cassette0979
Civil War Lecture Series - George Farr on the 107th NYV, April 25, 2002.Audio Cassette0980
January 11, 2001 - Connie Barone and Amy Wilson interviewing Rolf Beyer and Robert Carpentier former engineers at the Westinghouse Image Tubes Division in Horseheads, N.Y. They worked on the imaging tube for the Lunar camera for NASA's Apollo project in the 1960s.Audio Cassette0981
Civil War - Elmira Rendezvous by George Farr, c. 1989.Audio Cassette0982
Chemung Canal by Gary Emerson.Audio Cassette0983
Coal Mining by Arthur "Red" Wittig.Audio Cassette0984
Robert Sharp.Audio Cassette0985
J. Arthur "Archie" Kieffer on Monuments and Markers, March 16, 2001.Audio Cassette0986
Unknown.Audio Cassette0987
Unknown.Audio Cassette0988
Archie Kieffer on WWII Aircraft and his experiences, February 4, 1989.Audio Cassette0989
WWII Experiences in Aviation, February 11, 1998 by J. Arthur Kieffer, Clarence Part, Manny Panosian, William Iszard and John Fury.Audio Cassette0990
Flood of 1972 by Mrs. James Litts, March 24, 1973.Audio Cassette0991
Staff Meeting June 1973.Audio Cassette0992
Gerald Tomlinson Lecture on Thatcher Glass, September 27, 2001.Audio Cassette0993
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