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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
Civil War Lecture Series - The Elmira Prison Camp by Michael Horigan, April 11, 2002.Audio Cassette0994
Mrs. Kaukinen, biography.Audio Cassette0995
Mr. Clayton Blanford, biography.Audio Cassette0996
The Moilanen Family, biography.Audio Cassette0997
Chemung County Historical Society Annual Meeting, January 29, 1998 with guest speaker Carol Kammen.Audio Cassette0998
19th Century Hangings by Sheriff Charles Hooper, April 12, 1990.Audio Cassette0999
Helena Melendeuyeh, biography April 13, 1997.Audio Cassette1001
The Boeson Family, biography.Audio Cassette1002
Jack Gray Wisbey, Canals, September 21, 1982.Audio Cassette1003
Sanford Barcuss, Jewish History March 12, 1987.Audio Cassette1004
George Lian Star Gazette, February 12, 1998.Audio Cassette1005
Corp. J. C. Hila - Memories of Erie Viaduct.Audio Cassette1006
Unknown - Native American Art Designers, May 29, 1996.Audio Cassette1007
Unknown - Native American Art Designers, May 29, 1996.Audio Cassette1008
Irene Lotocky and Anna McKee, biography January 21, 1997.Audio Cassette1009
Justinia Benyak - Russia/Ukraine, February 12, 1997.Audio Cassette1010
Phyllis Jacobson - Flood of 1972, March 22, 1973.Audio Cassette10100
Charles Paternoster - Flood of 1972, March 15, 1973.Audio Cassette10101
Albert DeRenzo - Flood of 1972, March 21, 1973.Audio Cassette10102
Bert Baldwin - Brickyards, August 9, 1985.Audio Cassette10103
German Music.Audio Cassette10104
Mrs. Walker, biography.Audio Cassette10105
Audiotape, songs written by Elmiran Caglar Singletary and performed by various artists(?). Titles include Taekwondo Troopers, Loving Annie Oakley by Magi[ckey], Christian Marma [??] , Forever Your Boy, Bruce Lee's DaughterAudio Cassette10106
Houses of Worship in Chemung County.Audio Cassette10107
Houses of Worship in Chemung County, long version.Audio Cassette10108
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