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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

Collection TitlePTC Postcard CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKim Richards; Rachel Dworkin
Date Completed:July 2007
Date Updated:November 2008
Extent1.5 linear feet
Date Span1902-2008


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Transportation, Aviation - Katherine Masson christening Glenn Curtiss' transatlantic flyer "America"Postcard0311
Transportation, Aviation - American Airlines Electra JetplanePostcard0311
Transportation, Misc. - portable steam generatorPostcard0312
Transportation, Misc. - Steamer SeyolitzPostcard0312
Transportation, Misc. - early Buick, circa 1909Postcard0312
Transportation, Misc. - Rural letter carrier Allen Sherman and buggy, Pine City, 1910Postcard0312
Transportation, Misc. - Horse-drawn carriagePostcard0312
Transportation, Misc. - road construction crew with steam-powered tractor and graderPostcard0312
Transportation, Misc. - lake sailboat, July 1907Postcard0312
Transportation, Misc. - Steam-powered tractor hauling stones for Sullivan's MonumentPostcard0312
Transportation, Misc. - Bowen Farms milk wagonPostcard0312
Transportation, Misc. - Bundy & Secor grocers' wagonPostcard0312
Transportation, Misc. - Corning's Quality Kind Ice Cream delivery van and driverPostcard0312
Transportation, Misc. - Car accident in Webbs Mills, 1905Postcard0312
Talitha Botsford Postcards - Garrett Memorial Chaple, watercolorPostcard0313
Talitha Botsford Postcards - Elmira Art Club Fence Show in Wisner Park, watercolorPostcard0313
Talitha Botsford Postcards - Mark Twain's Elmira, watercolorPostcard0313
Talitha Botsford Postcards - The Corning Glass Center, watercolorPostcard0313
Talitha Botsford Postcards - Horse with flowers running through a field, drawing Postcard0313
Talitha Botsford Postcards - Selection From Carrousel, watercolorPostcard0313
Talitha Botsford Postcards - Sites of Elmira Heights, water colorPostcard0313
Talitha Botsford Postcards - Chemung County Sites Composit, watercolorPostcard0313
Talitha Botsford Postcards - Souvenir of Horseheads, watercolorPostcard0313
Talitha Botsford Postcards - Evergreen Motel, watercolorPostcard0313
Talitha Botsford Postcards - Arnot Art Gallery, watercolorPostcard0313
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