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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 TitleMP Maps, Architectural Drawings, OversizedCreator
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Unknown drawing of buildings.Drawing02D-04F-04
Drawing of "On The Chemung" by Cheryl Stein.Drawing02D-04F-04
Train Drawings by James V. Stowell.Drawing02D-04F-04
Ku Klux Klan Certificate.Certificate02D-04F-05
George J. Vetter Woodcut, no date.Documents02D-04F-05
Photograph of an unknown House.Photograph02D-04F-05
American Bridge.Documents02D-04F-05
Chemung Foundry Outing, August 15, 1942.Documents02D-04F-05
Moy you outing Cold Brook, Aug. 20, 1916.Documents02D-04F-05
Sketch of Elmira by John Moray.Drawing02D-04F-05
National Dreacher Document.Documents02D-04F-06
Misc. Canal, Elmira, etc Photos.Photograph02D-04F-07
Civil War Era Photo with "Eldridge" in background.Photograph02D-04F-07
Drawing of a Harbor, a photograph of a bridge and a document on silk screen printing, artist, author and dates unknown.Documents02D-05F-01
Mosaic of Joseph and Mary talking to the innkeeper, artist and date unknown.Drawing02D-05F-02
McFarlin Photo - Officers of Elmira Chamber of Commerce, c. 1910s.Photograph02D-05F-03
Photograph - Probably Vincent DePaul Society, c. 1910s.Photograph02D-05F-03
Menu - Joeys Long Horn BBQ.Menus02D-05F-04
Britenbaker Photograph - sheep.Photograph02D-05F-05
Britenbaker Photograph - sheep and a Shepard.Photograph02D-05F-05
Loose unframed poster of a man in a suit.Poster02D-05F-05
City of Elmira Sketch by John Moray, 1885.Drawing02D-05F-06
Photograph of a social event, no datePhotograph02D-05F-07
Jessurun Photograph - Chemung County Society of Greater NY at Manhattan Hotel, 1910.Photograph02D-05F-07
Photograph of Water St., Elmira.Photograph02D-05F-07
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