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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 04 Organizaton and ClubsCreatorBooth Library
Processed BySarah E. Burr
Date Completed:7/20/07
Extent4.5 linear feet
Date Span1829-2000

The Organizations and Clubs Collection includes a variety of documents, such as record books, constitutions and by-laws, and event invitations, for many of Elmira's historical organizations and clubs, such as the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Masonic Union Lodge.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Program - "To Your Health" 10th Annual Dinner Dance; Sponsored by Ladies of Charity of Chemung County- 1976. ProgramJ0702
Booklet - "What You Helped Do for the Seven Allied Charities" 1916.BookletJ0801
Booklet - Community Service: Allied Charities of Elmira, NY 1916.BookletJ0802
Booklet - Community Service for Allied Charities of Elmira, NY 1916.BookletJ0803
Letter - W.M. Cooper to John. Tuttle regarding Allied Charities. 1916.LetterJ0804
Sign - Contributor to the Seven Allied Charities Fund, 1910. SignJ0804
Booklet - Your Emergency Kit And How To Use It (Meals on Wheels of Chemung, Inc.), ca. 1980s. BookletJ0901
Booklet - Meals on Wheels of Chemung; Elmira, NY. BookletJ0902
Booklet - Meals on Wheels Program and Responsibility of Chemung County, Inc. BookletJ0903
Booklet - Food Bank Federation of New York State BookletJ0904
Booklet - Southern Tier Community Food Bank; Elmira, NY. 1981.BookletJ0905
Booklet - Southern Tier Community Food Bank 1981.BookletJ0906
Newsletter - The Harvester, Food Bank of the Southern Tier: Fall & Winter 1994.NewsletterJ0907
Handbills - (2) Picnics in the Park sponsored by the Food Bank of the Southern Tier, ca. 2010s. HandbillsJ0908
Handbill - Kids Farmers' Market sponsored by the Food Bank of the Southern Tier, 2015.HandbillJ0909
Handbill - Food Bank of the Southern Tier's Free Summer Meal Sites for 2015. HandbillJ0910
Booklet - Programs for Circles of The Child Conservation League of America 1917.BookletJ1001
Records - Task Force on Children and Families of Chemung County 1989.RecordsJ1003
Program - Task Force on Children and Families of Chemung County: Families in Crisis 1990.ProgramJ1004
Booklet - Final Report of the Chemung County Blue- Ribbon Task Force Shared Services 1992.BookletJ1005
Letter - Association for Child Character Education, Inc. 1989.LetterJ102
Newsletter - Chemung County Association for Retarded Citizens Vol. 6, No. 2 and 3 1989.NewsletterJ1101
Award - 3 year award from the RSVP staff 1978.AwardJ1201
Booklet - RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program): Awards throughout the years 1978. BookletJ1202
Booklet - Volunteer Administrators of the Twin Tiers; Corning, NY. BookletJ1203
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