Join Our Mailing List

Please enter your email address below.

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 17 Theater CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByLee Kiesling
AbstractInventory still in process.

Filter by:
TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Program - Three Wise Fools, presented by John Golden, Lyceum, November 5, 1922. Single folded sheet.ProgramD1305
rogram - Macbeth, starring Walter Hampden, Lyceum, November 22, 1921. Single folded sheet.ProgramD1306
Program - Abraham Lincoln, presented by William Harris, Jr.,starring Frank McGlynn, Lyceum, December 7-8, 1921. Single folded sheet.ProgramD1307
Program - Ed. Wynn Carnival, staged by Ned Wayburn, Lyceum, March 25,1921. Single folded sheet. Performance listed on lower half of included flyer.ProgramD1308
Program - The Gold Diggers, presented by David Belasco, Lyceum, February 3, 1922. Single sheet folded.pROGRAMD1401
Program - The Famous Mrs. Fair, directed by A.L. Erlanger, starring Henry Miller and Blanche Bates, Lyceum, February 10, 1922. Single folded sheet.ProgramD1402
Program - Wake Up Jonathan, presented by Sam H. Harris, starring Mrs. Fiske, Lyceum,February 16, 1922. Single folded sheet.ProgramD1403
Program - Suppressed Desires, presented by the Management of Adolph Klauber, Lyceum, February 21,1922. Single sheet folded.ProgramD1404
Program - Tickle Me, presented by Arthur Hammerstein, starring Frank Tinney, Lyceum, March 17, 1922. Singlev sheet folded.ProgramD1405
Program - Two Little Girls in Blue, presented by A.L. Erlanger, Lyceum, March 27, 1922. Top half of program.ProgramD1406
Program - Dear Me, directed by Winchell Smith, starring Grace La Rue abd Hale Hamilton, Lyceum, May 5-6, 1922. Front page only.ProgramD1407
Program - Seventh Heaven, presented by John Golden, Lyceum, May 11-13, 1922. Front page only.ProgramD1408
Program - Jappyland: A Japanese Musical Comedy at the Lyceum, June 30-July 1, 1922. ProgramD1409
Program - A Serpent's Tooth,presented by John Golden, starring Marie Tempest and W. Graham Browne at the Lyceum, August 7, 1922. ProgramD1410
Program - Concert by the Irish Regiment Band, presented by Roger De Bruyn with soprano Beatrice O'Leary, dancer Jean McNaughton, and Pipe Major John Trenholme, at the Lyceum, October 12, 1922. ProgramD1411
Program - Il Trovatore, presented by the Metropolitan Operatic Association, Lyceum, October 14, 1922. ProgramD1412
Program - Mister Antonio, presented by Charles Frohman, starring Otis Skinner, Lyceum, October 16, 1922. ProgramD1413
Program & Flyer- The First Year, presented by John Golden, staged by Winchell Smith, Lyceum, October 19-21, 1922. ProgramD1414
Program - Concert, Sousa and His Band, managed by Harry Askin, Lyceum, November 11,1922. Flyer.ProgramD1501
Program - The Czarina, presented by Charles Frohman, starring Doris Keane, Lyceum, November 15, 1922. Multi-page booklet.ProgramD1502
Program - Broadway Brevities, presented by Ed. E. Daley, featuring Lena Daley, Lyceum, December 12, 1922. Multi-page booklet.ProgramD1504
Program - Field of Ermine, staged by Alfred Hickman, starring Nance O'Neil, Lyceum, December 2, 1922. Multi-page booklet.ProgramD1505
Program - Paddy, presented by H.H. Frazee, starring Mrs. Fiske. Lyceum, December 7, 1922. Booklet.ProgramD1506
Program - Dulcy, staged by Howard Lindsay,featuring Lynne Fontanne, Lyceum, January 4, 1923. Multi-page booklet.ProgramD1601
Program - Zeno, presented by Lee Kugel for the Hampton Play Corporation, Lyceum,January5-6, 1923. Booklet.ProgramD1602
<<First  <<Previous  Next>>  Last>>

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67

Gallery Hours

Monday - Saturday 10a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed Sundays

Research Room:

Monday - Friday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Research Fee: $5.00 per day for non-members
Free to members of the Society and students

The Museum Shop:

Open during regular gallery hours.


Chemung County Historical Society
415 E. Water Street
Elmira, NY 14901

Contact Us:

Phone: (607) 734-4167
Email us:

Connect With Us:

Facebook Our Blog Tumblr History Pin


$5.00 - Adults
$3.00 - Senior Citizens (over 55)
$1.00 - Students (6-18)
FREE - Children Under 5
FREE - Members of the CCHS

Group Tours Call For An Appointment

We are wheelchair accessible
©2019 Chemung County Historical Society. All Rights Reserved. Website Design by inCommand Technologies