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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 TitleMP Maps, Architectural Drawings, OversizedCreator
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Zim Fireman Caricature No. 20. Newspaper Clipping04D-06F-27
George Van Rensaalaer Merrill Muster Enrollment Certificate. 1865.Certificate04D-07F-02
Poster - Elmira Pioneers Baseball, 2001 season. Game schedule on the back.Poster04D-07F-03
Photo of Elmira Telegram Baseball Team c. 1880.Photograph04D-07F-03
Mounted photo of local Union No. 324, Elmira, NY. (Painters and Decorators).Photograph04D-07F-04
Photo of Company L. 3rd Infantry of National Gaurd. (Later became part of the 108th U.S. Infantry and served in France during WWI).Photograph04D-07F-04
Photo of a group of girls. Possibly a school or class.Photograph04D-07F-04
The Elmira Tennis Club.Photograph04D-07F-04
Photograph of the local Union No. 324, Elmira,NY. (Painters and Decorators).Photograph04D-07F-04
Photograph of Mr. & Mrs. Garrett Lundergan in front of 963 North Main Street, ca. 1900.Photograph04D-07F-05
Map Layout of the Living History Park.Map04D-07F-06
Layout drawing of the General Hospital of the Prison Camp. 1864-65. On Clinton and Davis Streets. By M.A. Bell.Drawing04D-07F-06
Drawing of the Veteran Reserve and Troop Barracks. (1864?)Drawing04D-07F-06
Drawing of the Elmira Prison Camp.Drawing04D-07F-06
Drawing of Barracks No. 3, Elmira Prison Camp, Summer 1865.Drawing04 D-07F-06
Drawing of the Confederate Prisoner of War Camp, Veterans Reserve Barracks & Artillary Encampment. Winter 1864-65. By M.A. Bell.Drawing04D-07F-06
Mounted double sided map of the Elmira Prison Camp, The Rathbun Barracks on one side and the site plan for Riverfront Living History Park, 1986, on the other side. Map04D-07F-06
Drawing of the Arnot Barracks No.1. 1864-65. By M.A. Bell.Drawing04D-07F-06
Drawing of Camp Arnot No.1. 1864-65.Drawing04D-07F-06
Map of the Confederate Prison Camp, Elmira, NY.Map04D-07F-06
Scaled drawing of the General Hospital of the Prison Camp. 1864-65. By M.A. BellDrawing04D-07F-06
Drawing of the Volunteer Reserve & Soldier Barracks & General Hospital. 1864-65.Drawing04D-07F-06
Special Newspaper feature on Eileen Collins. Includes a picture with a short biography.Newspaper04D-08F-01
Photo of Erie Railroad workers.Photograph04D-08F-02
Non-Personal Register of Voters, 4th Election District, Horseheads, 1939.Register04D-08F-03
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