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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 57 Leon "Windy" Smith CollectionCreator
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Letter from Secretary Clyde E. Shultz regarding Windy Smith's performance at the Great Hornell Fair. January 24, 1921.LetterA0134
Western Union Telegraph to Windy Smith from Secretary Harry G. Horton. August 20th, 1923.TelegramA0135
Letter to Mr. Leon D. Smith from the Secretary of the Chemung County Fair. February 15, 1921.LetterA0136
Letter to L. D. Smith from Secretary of the big Batavia Fair regarding his attendance/performance. September 2, 1920.LetterA0137
Letter to Leon D. Smith from Secretary of the Big Batavia Fair. January 22, 1921.LetterA0138
Souvenir, Millerton School 1897, list of pupils.DocumentsA0139
Letter of some kind, 1845.LetterA0140
Letter from Fred B. Heald to Leon D. "Windy" Smith. 1958.LetterA0141
In Loving Remembrance of Sally Ann Miller, died February 8, 1902 (83 years old).DocumentsA0142
In loving remembrance of Dr. Frank Smith, died April 25, 1923 (73 years old).DocumentsA0143
Half of a pass? Dated good until December 31, 1878.DocumentsA0144
License to Mr. Smith granted on September 1, 1863.DocumentsA0202
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