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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 TitlePTC Postcard CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKim Richards; Rachel Dworkin
Date Completed:July 2007
Date Updated:November 2008
Extent1.5 linear feet
Date Span1902-2008


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Advertising - Pierce's Restaurant, pastry cartPostcard0501
Advertising - Woodwards Shell Service Station, 1930.Postcard0501
Advertising - Mohawk Airline Metropolitan 440Postcard0501
Advertising - H. Strauss, Inc., clothier, Arnot Mall, 1987. Postcard0501
Advertising - The Tap House, 433 Carroll St.Postcard0501
Advertising - Jeannie's Main Street cocktail loungePostcard0501
Advertising - American LaFrance - Foamite CorporationPostcard0501
Advertising - Elmira tourism and airportPostcard0501
Advertising - The Christmas HousePostcard0501
Advertising - KBRW-0983 - Citizen's Band Radio - C B - The MargesonsPostcard0501
Advertising - Latham & Burns, coal dealers, Elmira HeightsPostcard0501
Advertising - Eclipse Machine Co., 1906Postcard0501
Advertising - "Farming" Magazine renewal subscriptionPostcard0501
Advertising - Mark Twain's Works at Harper & Brothers bookshopPostcard0501
Advertising - Red Barn RestaurantPostcard0501
Advertising - In Time with the Stars by Thomas K. Beecher at the Billings BookshopPostcard0501
Advertising - Elmira Leather Shop, 308 E. Market St., 1931.Postcard0501
Advertising - Bennett-Leverich, Inc.Postcard0501
Advertising - Dancing with the Woodhull Boys at the Old Barn, Elmira Heights, 1942Postcard0501
Advertising - New York Hat Company, 314 E. Water Street, 1912Postcard0501
Advertising - Lars J. Hoftrup water colorsPostcard0501
Advertising - Clarence H. Carter watercolors at the Arnot Art MuseumPostcard0501
Advertising - Holsum BreadPostcard0501
Advertising - Dairy Building, Chicago World's Fair - Iszard's Advertisement.Postcard0501
Revolutionary War - soldiers' uniformsPostcard0502
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