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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 archivist@chemungvalleymuseum.org

Collection TitleVF Subject FilesCreatorBooth Library
Processed By
Date Updated:May 2007
Extent4 linear feet (4 file cabinets)
AbstractSubject files contain newspaper clippings and other documents regarding historic events, buildings, wars, public locations and other miscellaneous information on Chemung County.


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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Chemung County in the Civil War by Neil D. Cranmer500-240
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Southern Tier Sanitary Fair500-245
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp500-250
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Prepared Histories500-255
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - "Fortunate Enough to Enjoy a Little More Freedom than the Rest:" Differential Treatment at Helmira by Rebecca L. Taylor. 500-260
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Administrative Records500-265
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Staff & Guards500-275
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Misc. Prisoner Information500-275
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Misc. Prisoner Accounts500-280
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Prisoner Leroy Edwards' letters500-285
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Prisoner Treatment500-290
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Camp Life500-300
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Barracks500-310
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Correspondence with local historians500-315
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Shohola Train Wreck500-325
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Escapes500-350
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Helmira Documentary500-355
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Prison Camp Monument 500-360
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Elmira Prison Camp - Friends of the Elmira Civil War Prison Camp, Inc.500-365
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Andersonville and Other Prison Camps500-370
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Sherman's March to the Sea (1864)500-375
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Diary of H.F. Pitcher, 33rd New York Volunteers500-380
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Letters of John Young, 14th New York Volunteers500-385
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Veterans & Reunions500-390
War - Civil War (1861-1865) - Personal Recollections of the War500-395
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