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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 TitleCL 05 Mabel Wood CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed BySue Rogan
Date Completed:June 2009

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Receipt made out to Alden Derby for payment to Stowell Brothers, December 23, 1876.Receipt010233
Alden Derby's receipt for payment of $123.00 to the Stowell Brothers, November 18, 1874.Receipt010234
Alden Derby's torn receipt for purchase from I. Loghry, Dealer in Coal and Wood, October 1, 1888.Receipt010235
Alden Derby's rent receipt for $8.80, dated May 28, 1894.Receipt010236
A.Derby's receipt from F. N. Dounce, Dealer in Koal, dated March 12, 1904.Receipt010237
Abner Derby's invoice from Dr. Wm. C. Wey, dated October 29, 1878.Invoice010238
Mr.Derby's receipt from F.N. Dounce, Dealer in Gilt Edge Koal, dated November 9, 1903.Receipt010239
Alden Derby's receipt (in the form of a post card) for donation to fund for Prophet Emmon T. Walker, ( deceased August 1909), dated August 28, 1909.Receipt010239
A. Derby's receipt from F. N. Dounce, dealer in coal, dated November 23, 1891.Receipt010239
Alden Derby's receipt for $3.50 in dues to Union Lodge No. 95, F. & A. M., dated December 5,1904.Receipt010241
Invoice from Dr. Thompson, paid by A. Derby, September 30, 1896.Invoice010242
Alden Derby's receipt for payment of pew rental for three months, First Baptist Church, September 23, 1888.Receipt010243
Alden Derby's receipt for payment to the Twelfth (Webster) Regiment Association, Chelsea Mass. May 1, 1888.Receipt010244
Receipt for payment to Ed Sweet, Carpenter and Builder, from Alden Derby, May 4, 1893.Receipt010245
Receipt for payment to Ed Sweet, Carpenter and Builder, from Alden Derby, May 4, 1893.Receipt010245
Receipt for payment by A.E. Derby to LeValley, McLeod & Co.,for pump examination, May 25, 1905.Receipt010246
Receipt for payment by Alden Derby to Taylor & Wade, Wall Paper, Window Shades, etc.,for purchases, July 16,1896.Receipt010247
Alden Derby's receipt for purchases at Archemedian Green Bone Cutter Company, November 1, 1898.Receipt010248
A. Derby's receipt for purchases from Albert Samuel, Carpet, Curtain & Upholstery House, dated August 15, 1891.Receipt010249
Receipt for payment from the Banner Club to Geo H. Cotton, Jr., & Bro. for delivery of furniture, February 2, 1897.Receipt010250
Royalty receipt and license from American Driven Well for well in Alden Derby's house, August 14, 1873. Document010251
Alden Derby's receipt for pew rental, Park Church, April 14, 1892.Receipt010252
Receipt for A. Derby's purchases from Chase-Hibbard Milling Co.,dated October 31, 1904.Receipt010253
Cora Derby's rent receipts, 1897-8.Receipt010301
Blank check, Second National Bank of Elmira, 1890-1899.Check010302
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