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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. 

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Collection TitleTB Tom Byrne CollectionCreator
Processed ByHope Levy
Notes:This collection is located in the Chemung County Historian's Office.  All items in it are the property of the Chemung County Historian.

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This folder contains revisions to the chapter on "Public Health Lead" in "Chemung County 1890-1975" by Tom Byrne.Draft1003
This folder contains correspondence from local doctors in response to an inquiry Tom Byrne sent out asking for information about Chemung County doctors who served in World Wars I and II as well as Korea.Correspondence1004
This folder contains miscellaneous papers regarding Chemung County doctors who served in World Wars I and II and Korea.Papers1005
This folder contains newspaper clippings about Dr. Arthur Booth and Major Charles Reynolds.Newspaper1006
This folder contains files on war service records, dentists and veterinarians, and 20th century doctors who are also veterans.Papers1007
This folder contains a typewritten essay by Elisbeth Carr CHapman titled "The Doctors in Chemung County--Into the 20th Century."Essay1008
This folder contains newspaper clippings about doctors from Chemung County who served in World War I and II, as well as Korea.Newspaper1009
This folder contains booklets from Aviation Day at the Chemung County Airport, the Agricultural Conservation Program, holiday calendars, the Farmer's Almanac, patriotic and Christmas songs, and the Elmira Consolidation Program.Booklet1101
This folder contains the metal versions of photographs in the newspaper.Photo Engraving1102
This folder contains miscellaneous receipts from local businesses, a map of Sullivan's Expedition from O'Briens', and a newsletter from the Historical Society.Receipts1103
This folder contains editions of the newsletter "Time Out for Star Gazing" send to Arthamese Denny.Correspondence1104
This folder contains newspaper clippings and correspondence about Millerton, local businesses, schoolchildren, and Morris Run.Newspaper1105
This folder contains newspaper clippings about local businesses, the Masonic Temple, Remington Rand, Jobs Corners Rock & Roll, Tioga Railroad, and miscellaneous obituaries.Newspaper1106
This folder contains multiple newspaper articles, clippings, and pages about local businesses and people.Newspaper1107
This folder contains the book "General John Sullivan's Indian Expedition 1779."Book1201
This folder contains a daybook with pasted in newspaper articles pertaining to the Sullivan Expedition.Book1202
This folder contains booklets from the Sullivan Expedition Bicentennial and copies of the Chemung County Historical Journal's edition about the Sullivan Expedition and the Battle o Newtown.Booklet1203
This folder contains writing by Tom Byrne about the Sullivan Expedition, a chronology of the events, and previously unpublished letters from General Poor.Essays1204
This folder contains the diary of William Cooper titled "Stanley BOys on the Sullivan Trail in 1898" and photos from the diary.Essay1205
This folder contains newspapers from the Sullivan-Clinton Expedition Sesquicentennial.Newspaper1206
This folder contains correspondence regarding the Sullivan-Clinton Expedition Bicentennial.Correspondence1207
This folder contains a chronology of the Sullivan-Clinton campaign, a summary of the Battle of Newtown, an image of the route, a booklet from the Sesquicentennial observance, and a British account of the Newtown battle.Essays1208
This folder contains maps and posters from the Sullivan-Clinton Bicentennial.Maps1209
This folder contains Excelsior Pocket Diaries from the years 1923-1926 and 1928-1929 by Mrs. E. W. Williamson.Book1301
This folder contains the book "Early Times on the Susquehanna" by Mrs. George A. Perkins.Book1302
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