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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 79 PeopleCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByMing Zhang
Date Completed:October 23, 2007
Extent0.5 Linear feet

Includes Lars Hoftrup documents.

24 Zim original cartoons.

The Kendall Family Papers.

Hab documentation for the Seeley Creek Substation.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Michael Fredo collectors cards promoting his new album "Introducing Michael Fredo," 1999. CardsA30
Timothy Holmes Papers: Timothy Holmes certificate of honorable discharge from the United States Navy, December 12, 1990. (copy)CertificateA3101
Timothy Holmes Papers: Settlement agreement between Timothy Holmes and Military Sealift Command with coverletter, August 15, 1995. DocumentA3102
Timothy Holmes Papers: Settlement agreement in the case of Timothy Holmes v. the Department of the Navy, February 25, 1997.DocumentA3103
Timothy Holmes Papers: Letter from the General Counsel of the Department of the Navy to Timothy Holmes regarding his suit for breach of settlement, February 1, 2007. LetterA3104
Timothy Holmes Papers: Cover sheets for motions in the case of Timothy Holmes v. the United States, ca. 2007. DocumentsA3105
Timothy Holmes Papers: Judgement issued by the US Court of Appeals in the case of Timothy Holmes v. the United States, September 12, 2011. DocumentA3106
Timothy Holmes Papers: CD of the appeal argument in the case of Timothy Holmes v. the United States, February 9, 2011. CDA3107
Timothy Holmes Papers: Handbill and business card for Timothy Holmes, cryptozoologist, ca. 2012. HandbillA3108
Timothy Holmes Papers: Photograph of Timothy Holmes ca. 1990s. PhotographA3109
Letters from the Department of the Interior regarding Amanda Lefler's eligibility to receive a pension as a Civil War widow, June 22, 1909.LettersA3201
Certificate of eligibility to receive a Civil War widow pension issued to Amanda Lefler by the Department of the Interior, June 22, 1909. CertificateA3202
Mortgage and bond for a loan of $3000 between Charles & Anna Ide and Mabel Diven, August 1, 1914. DocumentsA3204
Contract between Charles & Anna Ide and W.H. Welliver for the construction of a home at 1127 Lake Street, Elmira, September 11, 1914. ContractA3205
Contract for telephone service at 1127 Lake Street, Elmira, between Charles Ide and the New York Telephone Company, May 7, 1918. DocumentA3206
Notification letter and certificate of appointment issued to Garrett Lundergan, official City of Elmira lamplighter, March 19, 1895. DocumentsA3301
Winston Tinker Papers: Elmira Fire Equipment Corps. stationery envelopes, ca. 1960s. (2 versions)EnvelopeA3401
Winston Tinker Papers: W.C. Tinker stationery notepad, ca. 1950s. NotepadA3402
Winston Tinker Papers: Tinker's wallet , 1948-1970, including membership cards for the Elmira Grotto Club, the Cashmere Grotto Club, Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite, Jesse L. Cooley Lodge No. 966 of the Free Masons, American Legion, Order of DeMolay; Steele Memorial Library Card; Selective Service registration card; business cards for Winston Tinker of Ward LaFrance and E.A. Mooers of Hilliard Corp; photographs of himself in Navy uniform; instructions on what to do in the event of an atomic bomb.WalletA3403
Winston Tinker Papers: Tinker's address book with his professional contacts from his work at Ward LaFrance, ca. 1960s. NotebookA3404
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