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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 TitleMC 18 AlmanacsCreator
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Book - Swamp-root Almanac compliments of Dr. Kilmer & Co.: 1922, 1932.BookA1013
Book - Rexall Family Almanac, compliments of Brown Pharmacy: 1932.BookA1014
Book - Telephone Almanac compliments of the American Telephone & Telegraph Company: 1930, 1932, 1935, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1946, 1951.BookB0101
Book - Telephone Almanac compliments of the New York Telephone Company: 1953, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1963.BookB0102
Book - Everyday Almanac and Home Helps compliments of the Chemung Canal Trust Company: 1916, 1927, 1937, 1941, 1943, 1945, 1948, 1950, 1952; 1954, 1955, 1956, 1958, 1959.BookB0201
Book - Farmers' Almanac compliments of the Chemung Canal Trust Company: 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1967, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985. BookB0301
Book - The Elmira Gazette's Illustrated Almanac: 1881, 1882. BookB0401
Book - Chemung Valley Reporter Almanac: 1922, 1929. BookB0402
Book - The Farmers' Calendar: or the New York, Vermont and Connecticut Almanac, 1812. BookB0501
Book - Webster's Calendar: or the Albany Almanack, 1812. BookB0502
Book - The Pennsylvania & New-Jersey Almanac, 1816. BookB0503
Book - Smith & Forman's New-York and New-Jersey Almanac, 1817. BookB0504
Book - Bailey's Rittenhouse Almanac, 1817.BookB0505
Book - Pounder's Wesleyan Almanack, 1821. BookB0506
Book - Citizens' & Farmers' Almanack, 1823. BookB0507
Book - Poor Richard's Almanack, 1829. BookB0508
Book - The Anti Masonic Almanac, 1831. BookB0601
Book - The Family Christian Almanac for the United States Calculated for the Horizon and Meridian of Boston, New-York, Baltimore & Charleston, 1843. BookB0602
Book - The American Agriculturist's Almanac, 1844. BookB0603
Book - The House-Keeper's Almanac, 1845.BookB0604
Book - Water-cure Almanac, 1849. BookB0605
Book - The Agriculturalists' Guide and Almanac, 1850. BookB0606
Book - Western Farmers' Almanac, published by Francis Hall, Elmira, 1850.BookB0607
Book - Hutchins' Improved Family Almanac, published by Francis Hall, Elmira, 1858.BookB0608
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