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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

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Book - Just For Fun by Eugene "Zim" Zimmerman, ca. 1900s. Contains sketches of prominent local men. BookB01
Book - Just For Fun by Eugene "Zim" Zimmerman, ca. 1900s. Contains sketches of prominent local men. (2nd copy)BookB02
(28) Sketches from the book "Just for Fun" by Eugene "Zim" Zimmerman, ca. 1900s. Images include: J.S. Baldwin, H.H. Bickford, J. Brand, J. Bull Jr., J.H. Causer, W.W. Cole, F. Collin, W.R. Compton, J.M. Connelly, E.B. Crocker, E.R. Davenport, G.H. DeVed, J.S. Fassett, R.M Geddes, C.H. Gridley, W.C. Harrington, W.R. Hoehn, H.W. Hoff, W.J. Homer, R.T. Lewis, W.H. Lovell, T.H. Markthaler, J.J. O'Connor, J.H. Pierce, C.A. Pulford, J.B. Rathbone, R.S. Smith & R. Tompkins. SketchesB03
(6) Zim's Foolish Postcards of Horseheads, NY, ca. 1910, featuring Eugene VanName, Dr. Elliot Bush, C.O. Tuttle, Mr. Sayre and the Chemung County Fair.PostcardsB04
(35) Misc. sketches and watercolors by Eugene Zimmerman, ca. 1900. ArtB05
(12) Drawings by Eugene "Zim" Zimmerman featured in the magazine "Judge," 1909-1910. (multiple copies) DrawingsB06
Letter from Eugene Zimmerman to Captain Frank P. Frost regarding the book "The Bronze Soldiers", August 24, 1925. LetterB07
Pamphlet - Eugene "Zim" Zimmerman, 1862-1935: a Biography sponsored by the Horseheads Woman's Club, ca. 1930s, PamphletB0801
Booklet - The "Zim" Memorial, erected, September 1939, Teal Park, Horseheads, NY.BookletB0802
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