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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.

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Collection TitleCL 03 Georgianna Palmer Estate PapersCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByRebecca Rudnicki
Date Completed:September 2007
Terms:Include but not limited to: Palmer, Georgianna; Palmer, Anna Campbell; Palmer, Mrs. George Archibald; Force, Albert; Palmer, Sally; Langdon, Ida; Langdon, Jervis; Stuart, Anna M.
Scope:Boxes 1 and 4 contain writings, correspondence relating to Georgianna Palmer and her mother Anna Campbell Palmer (Mrs. George Archibald Palmer), Boxes 2 and 3 are photographs.
Extent1.5 linear feet
Date Span1863-1966
AbstractThe Georgianna Palmer collection contains letters of members of the Palmer Family, Published material, and family photographs.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
scenery shots of a glenprint, photographic03
photo of five women, second from left is Georgianna Palmer and third from left is Ida Langdonprint, photographic03
two unidentified men, fishingprint, photographic03
fire apparatus pulled by three dapple grey horsesprint, photographic03
unidentified man rowing boat on Chemung River. print, photographic03
458 W. Water St. Home with lady, infant and boy on bike in front yard. print, photographic03
this is Mrs. Archibald's first book, dedicated to her two little girls, who were Georgianna and Sally Palmerbook03
subtitled "Or An Improved Opportunity"book03
Inscription reads: Georgianna to her Papa, Sept 25, 1886book03
humorous booklet written in a German- like English and illustrated. book03
Scenery shots of a glenprint, photographic03
Georgianna Palmer and unidentified others, Nov8, 1964. She is in the middle. print, photographic03
kitty (Tiger?) in the windowprint, photographic03
Sally Palmer- Ruth Judson- Georgianna Palmer. Ithaca, in June of 1898print, photographic03
card showing a scandalously short suit. Poem on back called "Did you Ever!" is written by Mrs. George Archibald, and is dedicated to Mrs. Bertha Morris Smith. Appeared in the Chicago papers. print, photographic03
Picture of Ida Langdon, August 1899, inscribed "most lovingly"print, photographic03
Georgianna Palmer, around 3-5 yrs old. print, photographic03
Georgianna Palmer, 3 years oldprint, photographic03
portrait of Claude Danford signed to Georgianna "In friendship and in memory of many happy musical hours." January 1931print, photographic03
House at 424 W. Gray St. build by Henry Palmer. You can also see the two houses beyond. GP was born in this house. print, photographic03
on the far left are located Norman Jerome Thompson and wife Lillian Marie Tylerprint, photographic03
group of people sitting on a stoop. upper left is N.J. Thompson and wife, Lillian Marie Tyler. print, photographic03
Norman J. Thompson and wife Lillian Marie Tylor Thompson with unidentified group. Norman and Lillian are second and third from left. print, photographic03
Union Pacific Railroad in Californiaprint, photographic03
second from left are Norman J. Thomspon and wife, Lillian Marie Tyler. print, photographic03
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