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Manuscript Library

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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Non-Personal Register of Voters, 4th Election District, Horseheads, 1939.Register04D-08F-03
The New York Times magazine section, April 8, 1917.Magazine04D-08F-04
Certificate nominating Asaph Bloomfield Hall as a member of the Board of Visitors of the Elmira Reformatory. 1946.Certificate04 D-08F-04
The Hour Glass. May 29, 1919. Seventh Division, U.S. Army, stationed in France.Newspaper04D-08F-04
Advertisement for Markson's Men's & Boy's Clothing Store Grand Opening in Mansfield, P.A.Newspaper Advertisement04D-08F-05
Advertisement for Marksan's "Greatest July Clearance Sale."Newspaper Advertisement04D-08F-05
The Harry B. Bentley Post No. 443 American Legion Bulletin, January 1956. Vol. 11, No. 9Newsletter04D-08F-06
The Harry B. Bentley Post No. 443 American Legion Bulletin. September 1956. Vol. 12, No. 5.Newsletter04D-08F-06
Director of Selective Service Certificate to Richard S. Heller. October 6, 1942.Certificate04D-08F-07
Certificate of Merit Awarding Richard S. Heller the Selective Service Medal.Certificate04D-08F-07
Photo of the New York State judges.Photograph04D-08F-07
Unidentified photo with Judge Heller. June 8, 1974.Photograph04D-08F-07
List of past commanders of the Baldwin Post No. 6 GAR, Elmira, NY, organized June 11,1868.List04 D-08F-08
Photo of Camp Wood 30th Separate Company, N.G.S., NY. July 19-25, 1881.Photograph04D-08F-10
Photo of the #3 Fire Station, Elmira, NY(located on Pennsylvania Ave. & South Main Street). 1920.Photograph04D-08F-11
Illustration of the Elmira Academy. (1898 ?)Illustration04D-08F-12
Star-Gazette graphic, "Chemung County Racial Breakdown, 1900-1990"Graphic04D-08F-13
Star-Gazette graphic, "Chemung Valley Population Since 1900."Graphic04D-08F-13
Photo of the Pine Valley Rug Co. (2 copies).Photograph04D-08F-14
Panoramic photo of the Chemung River after the Flood of 1972. July 6, 1972.Photograph04D-08F-15
Illustration of the Proposed Supper Club at The Mark Twain Hotel, Elmira, NY. (Scheme B)Illustration04D-09F-01
Painting of a Sailship on the Ocean.Painting04D-09F-02
Native American Art examples.Drawings04D-09F-03
Painting of Bicyclers.Painting04D-09F-07
Painting Lithograph, "The Iroquois Tree of Peace."Painting Lithograph04D-09F-08
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