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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 57 Leon "Windy" Smith CollectionCreator
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Syracuse University College of Medicine matriculation for 1880-81 to Nathaniel Smith.TicketA0108
Syracuse University college of Physicians and Surgeons admission ticket for Session of 1873-74 to Frank Smith.TicketA0109
Syracuse University college of Physicians and Surgeons admission ticket for Session of 1873-74 to Frank Smith by Charles E. Rider M.D.TicketA0110
Syracuse University college of Physicians and Surgeons admission ticket for Session of 1873-74 to Frank Smith by Edward B. Herus? M.D.TicketA0111
Biography of John Henry Demarest.DocumentsA0112-13
Letter from S. E. KirKendall, attorney and counselor at law. August 24, 1876.LetterA0114
List of births : Frank M. Smith, Mary A. Smith, See M. Smith, Louie Smith, Oterbert M. Smith, Leon D. Smith.DocumentsA0115
Advertisements for airplane rides with Windy for $7.50. No date.AdvertisementA0116
Will for Leon Smith. 7/16/56, 1/26/60.DocumentsA0117
Aviation Days Program for the All American Air Show July 26, 27, 28 of 1958.BookletA0118
Leon D. Smith featured as a special feature attraction for 1915, listed as one of the two top American aviators.ArticleA0119
Advertisement for rides and flight lessons with Windy. No date.ArticleA0120
Blank postcard from Boston, Mass. No date.PostcardA0121
L. D. Smith's business card for The Boston Multigraphing Co.DocumentsA0122
Blank paper with L. D. Smith header.LetterheadA0123
Letter to Leon DeVaughn Smith from the Local Board for Division No. 5 director. February 11, 1918.LetterA0124
Letter to Leon D. Smith from the Orleans County Farm Bureau Association. January 24th, 1921.LetterA0125
Blank paper with Curtiss Aeroplane Co. header.LetterheadA0126
Blank paper with Inselwood, Inselbric, Inselstone - Leon Smith headerLetterheadA0127
Blank paper with Windy Smith, Inc. header.LetterheadA0128
Letter to Leon D. Smith from Assistant to the Secretary of the Department of Labor. July 31, 1918.LetterA0129
Blank paper with Elmira Air Park Inc. header.LetterheadA0130
Letter from Smith's Aviation Company. No date.LetterA0131
Letter from John Smith to whom it may concern. No date.LetterA0132
Letter from Silver Lake Agricultural and Mechanical Association Secretary Chas E. Chase regarding Leon Smith's "superb and thrilling" flying at the Perry Fair in August, 1920.LetterA0133
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