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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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Photograph - County Building, Lake Street, c. 1900.Photograph02D-06F-04
Photograph - House on East Hill.Photograph02D-06F-04
Photograph - County Treasury Building, Lake Street, Elmira, c. 1900.Photograph02D-06F-04
Photograph - House of Henry C. Spaulding (Main Street, 1850).Photograph02D-06F-04
Photograph - House on Williams Street, Elmira, 1874.Photograph02D-06F-04
Photograph - Water Street House in Elmira, built by B. Griffen, 1860.Photograph02D-06F-04
5 Topographical Maps, c. 1944-1954 collected by Bernard Raidy.Maps02D-06F-05
Photograph - Old Women sitting and using a spinning wheel, F. Hiott, Elmira, NY, no date.Photograph02D-06F-06
Rubbing of a Gravestone - Anne Mary Walden, d. Sept. 15, 1840.Documents02D-06F-06
Lithograph by L. H. Everts, Philadelphia - Residence of Abraham Lawrence, Catharine, Schuyler County, NY.Lithograph02D-06F-06
Photograph - GE Retirement Party for N. Harold Boardman, no date.Photograph02D-06F-08
Newspaper - Advertisements and Announcements.Newspaper02D-06F-09
Newspaper - The Telegram, "Elmira's Pride - The Robinson Building", January 10, 1909.Newspaper02D-06F-10
Two (2) Advertisements for Drive Springs, no date.Newspaper02D-06F-11
Blueprint - Dun Property, North Main Street for Keidanren Realty, no date.Architectural Drawing02D-06F-13
Photograph - Lawyers of Elmira Poster, c. 1900.Photograph02D-06F-13
Photograph - Unknown man in a white suit.Photograph02D-06F-13
Photograph - Omega Upsilon Phi Fraternity of the University at Buffalo, 1897.Photograph02D-06F-13
Photograph - Hammalton Dux Wary, February 1935.Photograph02D-06F-14
Photograph - Hanger's Band, 1919.Photograph02D-06F-14
Photograph - William C. Wary, no date.Photograph02D-06F-14
Photograph - Department 21 Inspection Group, no date.Photograph02D-06F-14
Photograph - Mayyow Outing, Cold Brook, August 20, 1916.Photograph02D-06F-14
Photograph - Schoolmates of McConnell District Number 5, June 16, 1897.Photograph02D-06F-14
Letter from John Williams to Tioga County Sheriff, February 22, 1830.Letter02D-06F-14
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