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Collection TitleESG Elmira Star-Gazette People FilesCreatorChemung County Historical Society
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Provenance:The items in this collection were donated the Booth Library by the Elmira Star-Gazette newspaper in 2016.

Chemung County (N.Y.); Clippings (books, newspapers, etc.); Elmira (N.Y.); Newspapers; Newspaper office libraries


Elmira Star-Gazette (1907-present) is a daily newspaper published by the Gannett Company. The paper covers the Twin Tiers region with a focus on Elmira and Chemung County, New York. It continued the older papers Elmira Gazette and Free Press and Elmira Evening News which merged in 1907.  In 1963, it merged with the Elmira Advertiser and operated until 1967 under the name Star-Gazette and Advertiser. It is currently the only daily newspaper in Chemung County.

Scope:The Elmira Star-Gazette People Files contain newspaper clippings and headshots of the nearly one million people who were mentioned in the paper from 1960 through the early 2000s. People are listed alphabetically by surname.
Notes:The collection was maintained by the Elmira Star-Gazette for their own reference. It does not include those who appeared in the paper regularly such as politicians or other prominent local individuals. Larger files on such individuals were stored separately and remain in the custody of the newspaper.
Extent11 linear feet
AbstractThis collection contains newspaper clippings and photographs related to people who appeared in the Elmira Star-Gazette newspaper between 1960 and 2010.

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This section contains news clippings on the following people: John Princiotto, Matty Prinsiotto, Stephen D. Prins, Kim Pring, Rosemary Prinz, Mr. & Mrs. Frank Prinzi, Margaret Prinzi, Tracy Prinzi, Gesualso Prinzivalli, Joe Prinzivalli, Tyrone A. Prioleau, Mrs. Carol R. prior, Kasey M. Prior, Michael W. Prior, Dennis Priore C-19D-60Pri - Pro
This section contains news clippings on the following people: Patti Pritchard, Peter Pritchard, Tim R. Pritchard, Tina M. Pritchard, Richard Price, Phil Pritchard, Robert Pritchard, Russell E. Pritchard, Ted K. Pritchard, Thomas E. Pritchard, Thomas L. Pritchard, Walter J. Pritchard, Robert Pritting C-19D-60Pri - Pro
This section contains news clippings on the following people: Allen Probst, Mr. & Mrs. Charles Probst, Edward Loren Probst, Gerald G. Probst, Glen L. Probst, James E. Probst, James P. Probst, Janet L. Probst, Jeremy Probst, Kathleen Probst, Linda L. Probst, Robert G. Probst, Robert W. Probst, Iris Prochnow, Robert Prochnow, Robert G. Prochnow C-19D-60Pri - Pro
This section contains news clippings on the following people: Mark A. Pronti, Edward W. Pronti, Frank Pronti, Mike Pronti, Robert L. Pronti, Thomas A. Pronti, Thomas J. Pronti, Carl Proper, Fanna Proper, Mr. & Mrs. Harold Proper, Rev. Donald Proert, Tom Prorack, Daniel L. Prosperi, Lloyd Prosperi, Tim Prosperi, Jeanne Prospero C-19D-60Pri - Pro
This section contains news clippings on the following people: Matthew P. Prosseda, R. Alan Prosswimmer, Alain Prost, Tommy Protho, Frank Proto, Roger Protts, Stephen M. Proudfoot, Scott R. Proudfoot, Anthony L. Prough, Karen Prough, Phil Prough, Philp Prough, Wilber Prough C-19D-60Pri - Pro
This section contains news clippings on the following people: Alice Princess, Anne Princess, Astrid Princess, Caroline Princess, Diana Princess, Juliana Princess, Margaret Princess, Michael Princess, Nite Owl Princess, Sonja Princess, Stephanie Rainier Princess, Yasmin Khan Princess, C-19D-60Pri - Pro
This section contains news clippings on the following people: Dennis Proul, Edward R. Proulx, Eugene H. Proulx, Wayne Prouty, Ralph Provenza, Marie Provine, William B. Provine, Deborah Provorse, William Proxmire C-19D-60Pri - Pro
This section contains news clippings on the following people: Herbert John Proctor, Bob Proctor, Eric J. Proctor, Geraldine M. Proctor, Steven J. Proctor, Robert J. Proctor, Billy Prodromidis, John Prodromidis, Charles W. Profitt, Julia A. Proko, Susan Proko, Stephen A. Prokop, Mike Proly, Jean Pronovost, Marcel Pronovost C-19D-60Pri - Pro
This section contains news clippings on the following people: Arthur Purcell, Daniel Purcell, Eric M. Purcell, Frank Purcell, John R. Purcell, Samuel Purcell, Sarah Purcell, Sarah Purcell, William P. Purcell, Dr. Mary E. Purchase, Nancy Purde, Fred Purdue, Dr. Gary Purdue, Isabel Purdue, Kathleen A. Purdue, Laura Purdy, Nathan H. Purdy C-19D-60Pru - Qui
This section contains news clippings on the following people: Babie Louise Reece, Allan Reed, Allan K. Reed, Amy Reed, Andre Reed, Ann M. Reed, Arthur A. Reed, Arthur A. Reed, Arthur & Isabel Reed, Arthur C. Reed, Bert L. Reed, Bill Reed, Bob Reed, Bruce Reed, Bryant W. Reed, Charles Reed, Chester L. Reed, Chester L. Reed, Clarence E. Reed, Clif Reed C-19D-61Red - Ray
Swasta, Michael K., Swasta, Tiffany, Swatling, Wendy, Swayne, Haroold W., Swayze, Dorothy J., Swayze, Edward, Swayse, Frederick, Swayze, John L., Swayze, William J.C-19D-72Sva-Swa
Swanson, Mrs. John, Swanson, Josephine, Swanson, Joyce, Swanson, Kurt G., Swanson, LaVern L., Swanson, Martin J., Swanson, Penny L., Swanson, Mark, Swanson, Peter, Swanson, Phyllis.C-19D-72Sva-Swa
Swarthout, Eleanor, Swarthout, Elizabeth R., Swarthout, Frances, Swarthout, Gary L., Swarthout, Gary, Swarthout, Gary, Swarthout, Glondadelisha, Swarthout, Mr. & Mrs. Howard, Swarthout, James A.C-19D-73Sva-Swa
Swartout, Joel L., Swartout, Kenneth A., Swartout, Steven R., Swarts, Willliam P., Swartwood, Charles B., Swartwood, Christopher B., Swartwood, Charles B. III, Swartwood, Rev. David, Swartwood, Hazel, Swartwood, Melanie.C-19D-73Sva-Swa
Swartout, Harold R., Swartout,, James E., Swartout, James G., Swartout, J. Ross, Swartout, Douglas H., Swartouot, Edward L., Swartout, Frances J., Swartout, Herbert, Swartout, Mrs. Henrietta, Swartout, James E. C-19D-73Sva-Swa
Swarthout, Minor E., Swarthout, Ronald, Swarthout, William, Swarthout, Robert G., Swarthout, Candice A., Swarthout, Connie, Swarthout, David R., Swarthout, Glenda, Swarthout, Cchristopher, Swartout, Gordon L.C-19D-73Sva-Swa
Swarthout, James E., Swarthout, James, Swartout, James E., Swartout, James E., Swartout, Jodi Lee, Swarthout, Joseph L., Swartout, Kathleen N., Swartout, Karen A., Swartout, Keith L., Swarthout, Keith L. Jr. C-19D-73Sva-Swa
Swartout, Bryon, Swarthout, Candi, Swarthout, Candice A., Swarthout, Christopher, Swarthout, Donna, Swarthout, Donald R., Swarthout, Donald, Swarthout, Donald R., Swarthout, Duane S., Swarthout, DuaneC-19D-73Sva-Swa
Swanson, Scott, Swanson, Susan, Swanson, Mrs. Sylvia, Swanson, Victor, Swarbrick, George, Sward, Kathleen, Sward, Dr. Kathleen, Swarez, Alberto, Swarez, Michael E., Swarez, Victor, Swarm, David Clarkson, Swarthout, Christopher, Swartout, Amy.C-19D-73Sva-Swa
Swartwood, Nina, Swartwood, Tina R., Swartz, Carlotta, Swartz, Dale R., Swartz, Daniel M., Swartz, Donald, Swartz, Mrs. Doris R., Swartz, Franklin M., Swartz, Gary, Swartz, Jean.C-19D-73Sva-Swa
Svahn, John A., Svedres, Edward V. Jr., Svetvilas, Cr, Chavalit, Svokos, George, Swackhamer, Gary, Swackhamer, Jesse, Swackhammer, Pat, Swackhammer, Robert E., Swaggert, Jimmy, Swagler, Dr. Durtis P.C-19D-73Sva-Swa
Swank, Bernadette, Swank, Mrs. Carol, Swank, Emory, Swank, Jesse, Swank, John, Swank, Terry, Swanka, Marie, Swann, Frederick, Swann, Lynn, Swann, Terry, Swann, Capt. Donald A., C-19D-73Sva-Swa
Swan, Richard, Swan, Theodore C., Swan, Thomas W., Swan, Tobin L., Swan, Tom, Swan, William J., Swan, William J., Swan, Mrs. Wilmot, Swan, Wilmot J., Swanback, Richard, Swanger, Dale W.C-19D-73Sva-Swa
Swan, Michelle, Swan, Nelson & Henry, Swan, Nicole R., Swan, Phillips D., Swan, Priscilla N., Swan, Phyllis J., Swan, Ralph A., Swan, Rich, Swan, Richard W., Swan, Richard.C-19D-73Sva-Swa
Swan, Joann, Swan, John, Swan, John C., Swan, John C., Swan, Kurt, Swan, Lakisha, Swan, Marty, Swan, Mary J., Swan, Mary, Swan, Mrs. Mary, Swan, Mary J., Swan, Mary Alice, Swan, Michael A.C-19D-73Sva-Swa
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