Join Our Mailing List

Please enter your email address below.

Manuscript Library

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 TitleMP Maps, Architectural Drawings, OversizedCreator
Processed By

Filter by:
TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Member list for the Recreation Club (organized July 4, 1901.04D-03F-25
Panoramic Illustration of Thatcher Manufacturing Co.Drawing04D-04F-01
Photograph - Wells Fargo employees, including Frank Brooks, ca. 1900.Photograph04D-04F-01
Advertisement from Southern Tier Motor Co. for the Overland Model Eighty-five four. 1917(?)Advertisement04D-04F-01
Photograph - Eclipse Milling Department 25 employees, 1929. (Names on the back)Photograph04D-04F-01
Photograph - Outing of Artistic Card Co. at Coldbrook, July 30, 1942. Photograph04D-04F-01
American La France Images and Stencils.04D-04F-01
Map showing location of subsidiary companies of National Electric Power Company around the U.S.Map04D-04F-01
Star-Gazette, April 29, 1989. Special on the retirement of Romeo Moffe.Newspaper04D-04F-02
Frostilla Lotion posterAdvertisement04D-04F-03
Mounted copy of the Vedette. Newtown, Tioga County NY. Dec. 5, 1818. Vol. 1, No. 23. Printed by W. Murphy.Newspaper04D-04F-04
Sullivan Trailer, Elmira NY. March 1975. Vol. 1-No. 9. Addressed to the parents of Clinton Strait.Newspaper04D-04F-04
Elmira Star-Gazette Commemorative section on Ernie Davis. Dec. 8, 2001.Newspaper04D-04F-04
Elmira Express Vol. 1 No. 3. Dec. 30, 1893.Newspaper04D-04F-04
Mounted copy of the Vedette. Oct. 2, 1819. Vol. 11, No. 66. (2 copies)Newspaper04D-04F-04
Elmira Bazoo, Daily paper. July 2, 1877.Newspaper04D-04F-04
Black Republican And Office-Holder's Journal. Aug. 1865. Pluto Jumbo, Editor & Proproetor.Newspaper04D-04F-04
The Republican Watch-Tower. Feb. 25, 1801. Published by D. Denniston, No. 54, Wall Street New York.Newspaper04D-04F-04
New York Evening Post. Nov. 16, 1801Newspaper04D-04F-04
Photo of the County building, Lake St., Elmira NYPhotograph04D-04F-06
Photo of a house on Williams St., Elmira, NY. Originally on corner of Lake & Church St., built about 1874 & once served as the Grotto Club.Photograph04D-04F-06
Photo of a home on College Ave., Elmira, NY.Photograph04D-04F-06
Unidentified photo-possibly a school or orphanage.Photograph04D-04F-06
Photo of former house of H.M. Seward(in 1850). Market St., Corner of Madison Ave., Elmira, NY.Photograph04D-04F-06
American La France Fire Engine Company, 1910. Slightly cropped from duplicate.Photograph04D-04F-08
<<First  <<Previous  Next>>  Last>>

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48

Gallery Hours

Monday - Saturday 10a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed Sundays

Research Room:

Monday - Friday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Research Fee: $5.00 per day for non-members
Free to members of the Society and students

The Museum Shop:

Open during regular gallery hours.


Chemung County Historical Society
415 E. Water Street
Elmira, NY 14901

Contact Us:

Phone: (607) 734-4167
Email us:

Connect With Us:

Facebook Our Blog Tumblr History Pin


$5.00 - Adults
$3.00 - Senior Citizens (over 55)
$1.00 - Students (6-18)
FREE - Children Under 5
FREE - Members of the CCHS

Group Tours Call For An Appointment

We are wheelchair accessible
©2018 Chemung County Historical Society. All Rights Reserved. Website Design by inCommand Technologies