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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.

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Collection TitleMC 04 Organizaton and ClubsCreatorBooth Library
Processed BySarah E. Burr
Date Completed:7/20/07
Extent4.5 linear feet
Date Span1829-2000

The Organizations and Clubs Collection includes a variety of documents, such as record books, constitutions and by-laws, and event invitations, for many of Elmira's historical organizations and clubs, such as the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Masonic Union Lodge.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Placemat from Elmira Country Club giving golfing tips.PlacematL0106
Picture of the 18 holes,and yardage of each hole at the Elmira Country Club.PlaceMatL0107
Book - By-laws of the Elmira Country Club, INC.BookL0108
Menu - Eightieth Birthday Party and Dinner Dance of the Elmira Country Club, October 29, 1977.MenuL0109
Invitation - First Annual Michelle McGann Golf Luncheon/Auction Fund-Raiser for Diabetes at the Elmira Country Club, May 24, 1994. InvitationL0110
Newsletter - Elmira Country Club, April, 1992.NewsletterL0111
Handbill - Steropticon Lecture, by LaRue Colegrove, at the Elmira City Club, October 25, ca. 1900.HandbillL0201
Program - Elmira City Club Annual Spring Dinner Dance, April 10, 1937.ProgramL0202
Invitation - Elmira City Club Fiftieth Anniversary Dinner on November 25, 1939.InvitationL0204
Invitation - Elmira City Club Dance on February 23, 1890-1910s.InvitationL0205
Program - Elmira City Club 75th Anniversary Banquet, May 23, 1964. Menu enclosed.ProgramL0206
Booklet - Donation request from the Elmira City Club, May, 5 1971.BookletL0207
Booklet - Elmira City Club BY-LAWS, 1893.BookletL0301
Booklet - Elmira City Club By-Laws, 1896.BookletL0302
Booklet - Elmira City Club By-Laws and House Rules, 1981.BookletL0303
Booklet - Elmira City Club By-Laws and House Rules for 1982.BookletL0304
Booklet - An Historical Sketch of the Elmira City Club of Elmira, New York, 1889-1955.BookletL0401
Booklet - An Historical Sketch of the Elmira City Club of Elmira, New York from 1889-1955.BookletL0402
Booklet - An Historical sketch of the Elmira City Club of Elmira, New York 1889-1968. History, By-Laws, House Rules, Officers and Members.BookletL0403
Booklet - History of the Elmira City Club: Centennial Edition, 1989.BookletL0404
Booklet - An Historical Sketch of the Elmira City Club of Elmira, New York, 1889-1977.BookletL0404
Certificate - Exchange Club of Elmira, NY for membership in the National Exchange Club. April 11, 1923.CertificateL0501
Program - The Exchange Club of Elmira Presents Rubinoff & His Violin in a concert of modern music, ca. 1940s. ProgramL0502
Booklet - By-Laws and Roster of The Exchange Club of Elmira, New York, 1955. (2 copies)BookletL0503
Booklet - The Exchangettes Annual Program: 1954-55, 1955-56, 1958-59.BookletL0504
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