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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 TitleMC 80 PeopleCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByMing Zhang
Date Completed:10/23/07
Extent0.5 linear feet

The Key Notes Magazine dated march 1903- March 1917

The Indians collection.

The Ganung Family Collection.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
James Strates Collection: Handbill - Strates Shows, Fun for the Whole Family, America's Finest Midway, ca. 1960s. HandbillA1302
James Strates Collection: Letter from the James E. Strates Shows to the Chemung County Historical Society regarding company history, September 4, 1970. LetterA1303
James Strates Collection: James E. Strates Shows letterhead, 1970. LetterheadA1304
James Strates Collection: ride tickets packet for James E. Strates Shows, ca. 1970s. TicketA1305
James Strates Collection: Program - New England Showmen's Association 12th Annual Presidents Banquet, March 22, 1970. ProgramA1306
James Strates Collection: Annual passes to the James E. Strates Shows, 1973 & 1974. PassA1307
James Strates Collection: Program - Chemung County Fair featuring James E. Strates Fabulous Midway, August 6-11, 1974.ProgramA1308
James Strates Collection: Christmas Cards from James E. Strates Shows, Inc., 1970 & 1976.Greeting CardA1309
Collection of religious & secular poetry by Dr. Anna Stuart including: Ariadne on the Panther; Christ Child; Clytie; Easter; Evening; In Bethlehem; Intubation Case; The Little Ass; Month of Mary; November; Old Age; Persephone; Santa Maria Della Spina. PoetryA1401
Magazine - Ferguson's Dance Review, Ferguson Academy of Dancing: January 1922. MagazineA1501
(3) Christmas cards from Mary & J. Howard Ferguson, Ferguson Academy of Dance, 1940s.Greeting CardsA1502
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