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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. 

Please keep in mind that many collections have not been inventoried while others are currently in progress.  If you have any questions regarding the Finding Aids or the Index, please contact the archivist at

Collection TitlePTC Postcard CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKim Richards; Rachel Dworkin
Date Completed:July 2007
Date Updated:November 2008
Extent1.5 linear feet
Date Span1902-2008


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Hospitals, Elmira - Chemung County Tuberculosis SanatoriumPostcard0203
Hospitals, Elmira - Tuberculosis HospitalPostcard0203
Hospitals, Elmira - St. Joseph's Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Association Memorial Plaque, 1988Postcard0203
Hospitals, Elmira - Seafuse HospitalPostcard0203
Hospitals, Elmira - Arnot-Ogden Hospital, 1905-1912Postcard0203
Hospitals, Elmira - Arnot-Ogden Hospital, 1958Postcard0203
Hospitals, Elmira - St. Joseph's HospitalPostcard0203
Gleason Health ResortPostcard0204
Buildings, Business - Arnot MallPostcard0205
Buildings, Business - Schweizer Soaring SchoolPostcard0205
Buildings, Business - American Sales Book CompanyPostcard0205
Buildings, Business - Pierce's 1894 Resturant, Wine Cellar Dining RoomPostcard0205
Buildings, Business - Hulett Building - New at the corner of Lake & Water StreetsPostcard0205
Buildings, Business - Chemung Canal Trust Company, 415 E. Water StreetPostcard0205
Buildings, Business - LaFrance Garage Company, New Fire-Proof GaragePostcard0205
Buildings, Business - Harold's Army & Navy StorePostcard0205
Buildings, Business - Sheehan, Dean & Co.Postcard0205
Buildings, Business - Southside Pharmacy, 116 South Main St., ElmiraPostcard0205
Buildings, Business - Clark & SonPostcard0205
Buildings, Business - Booth Candy FactoryPostcard0205
Buildings, Business - The Christmas House (361 Maple Avenue)0205
Buildings, Business - Moretti's Restaurant, 800 Hatch Street, Elmira, 2007Postcard0205
Buildings, Business - Pierce's 1894 Restaurant - dining areas & kitchenPostcard0205
Buildings, Business - Frank's Shell Service Station, 531 Pennsylvania Avenue, Elmira, 1941Postcard0205
Buildings, Business - Hancock's Sanitary Bakery, 309-311 Madison Avenue, Elmira, 1916-1921Postcard0205
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