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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 TitleCF Alfred "Chick" Hilbert FilesCreatorChemung County Historical Society
Processed ByMolly Winston
Date Completed:July 2007
Extent1 linear foot

The Alfred "Chick" Hilbert Files are located in the County Historians office and is a collection of research used in publications and research requests.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Pine City & SoutportCH6535
Chemung CountyCH6535
Elmira 1928 Anniversary IssueCH6537
Elmira HeightsCH6540
Southport and Pine CityCH6540
Horseheads & ErinCH6545
Erin & HorseheadsCH6545
Automobiles- AviationCH6610
Boats & Rafts; Susquehanna Lumber MillsCH6615
Susquehanna Lumber MillsCH6615
Elmira Corning & Waverly RailroadCH6620
Land Transportation- RCHA TalkCH6625
Seneca Lake BoatsCH6630
Transportation- CanoeCH6640
Conestoga Wagon, HPL #5CH6650
Elmira Water Light & RailroadCH6710
New York State Electric & GasCH6715
Water Works, ElmiraCH6720
World War II- ArnotCH6810
Revolutionary War- Issue 1976 Gem City SaverCH6820
World War II- Consc-Objectors- Big FlatsCH6825
Revolutionary War- Day of the Army DiedCH6830
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