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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
John Scherer - Music and Movies, February 28, 1999.Audio Cassette1079
Henry Wise - Railroad Overpass 1930s.Audio Cassette1080
Big Top Carnival, Band Organ 1920s.Audio Cassette1081
West Point Army Bugle Calls.Audio Cassette1083
Staff Meeting, July 25, 1973.Audio Cassette1084
Edwin Messing, biography December 17, 1998.Audio Cassette1085
Mrs. Mzttie Vance, biography.Audio Cassette1086
James and Nicolina Brunzo.Audio Cassette1087
Domenick Sabatini - Michael Del Papa, 1988.Audio Cassette1088
Bicentennial Interfaith Music Committee, November 16, 1975.Audio Cassette1089
Chemung County Bicentennial Opening Ceremonies, July 4, 1975.Audio Cassette1090
Girl Scouts Band Concert.Audio Cassette1091
Alf W. Hanson, biography.Audio Cassette1092
Bicentennial Committee, Minutes of the 10th Meeting, March 5, 1975.Audio Cassette1093
Mr. Whitney, biography.Audio Cassette1094
Tom Morse and John Blair, biography.Audio Cassette1095
Mrs. Paul Hardenstine & Rachel Holmes - Flood of 1972, March 10, 1973.Audio Cassette1096
Francis Towner - Flood of 1972, March 12, 1973.Audio Cassette1097
Janice Farnsworth & Patrick Granger - Flood of 1972, March 9, 1973.Audio Cassette1098
Mrs. John Bower - Flood of 1972, March 12, 1972.Audio Cassette1099
Mini DV - CCHS Lecture Series - Judith Wellman, Underground Railroad in New York State, February 6, 2003.Video Cassette1101
Mini DV - CCHS Lecture Series - Gretchen Sorin, Underground Railroad/African American History, February 13, 2003.Video Cassette1102
Mini DV - CCHS Lecture Series - Milton Surnett Lecture on Black History, February 20, 2003.Video Cassette1103
Mini DV - CCHS Lecture Series - Barbara Ramsdell, John W. Jones & Abolitionists in Elmira, February 17, 2003.Video Cassette1104
Mini DV - CCHS Lecture Series - George Farr, 107th NYSV Regiment during the Civil War, May 1, 2003.Video Cassette1105
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