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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. 

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Collection TitleMC 04 Organizaton and ClubsCreatorBooth Library
Processed BySarah E. Burr
Date Completed:7/20/07
Extent4.5 linear feet
Date Span1829-2000

The Organizations and Clubs Collection includes a variety of documents, such as record books, constitutions and by-laws, and event invitations, for many of Elmira's historical organizations and clubs, such as the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Masonic Union Lodge.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Letter - From the Ancient Order of Flat Tires, March 4, 1959, resignation of W. E. Wisk.LetterN1506
Postcard - Ancient Order of Flat Tires, October 21, 1959, to Clarence to Doty.PostcardN1507
Letter - Ancient Order of Flat Tires, May 19, 1961. From Clark Wilcox to Mills regarding payment of dues.LetterN1508
Letter - Ancient Order of Flat Tires, October 1, 1965 - September 30, 1966. Election of Officers.LetterN1509
Letter - Ancient Order of Flat Tires, September 25, 1967, to Leslie Mills.LetterN1510
Letter - Ancient Order of Flat Tires, November 12, 1967. LetterN1511
Thank you notes - Ancient Order of Flat Tires, 1965 - 1970. Notes thanking people for condolences and flowers.Thank you notesN1601
Postcard - Ancient Order of Flat Tires, March 1968, from Mellie to Leslie regarding removal from mailing list.PostcardN1602
Certificate - American Red Cross, 1917; First Aid Certificate issued to L. W. Emblem.CertificateO0101
Bulletin - Mark Twain Society, February, 1978; June, 1978; January,1979; June, 1979; January, 1980; June, 1980; Febuary, 1981; January, 1982; June, 1982; January, 1983; July, 1983; July, 1987; January, 1993; January, 1996; July, 1996; January, 1997. BulletinO0102
Membership Card - American National Red Cross, 1923. Issue Number E 247249.Membership CardO0102
Membership Card - American National Red Cross, 1923, number E 247247.Membership CardO0103
Document - The American Red Cross, 1932; Insta-Aid, First Aid at a Glance, Wheel.DocumentO0104
Book - American National Red Cross, 1940, First Aid Text-Book.BookO0105
Minutes - American Red Cross, Junior Council, December, 1943.MinutesO0106
Program - American National Red Cross, 1959; Fundraiser campaign.ProgramO0107
Records - American National Red Cross, 1943, Constitution & Council for the Junior Red Cross.RecordsO0108
Booklet - American National Red Cross, 1986 volunteer hours. BookletO0109
Newsletter - American National Red Cross, "Feedback", from March, 1990, to August, 1990. NewsletterO0110
Newsletter - American National Red Cross, "Banner", 1991 75th Anniversary Issue. NewsletterO0111
Handbill - American National Red Cross, Quality Workshops, 1993 & 1994. HandbillO0112
Invitation - American National Red Cross, 1994, 78th Annual Membership Meeting. InvitationO0113
Newsletter - Mark Twain Society, 1977, "The Pilot House". NewsletterO0201
Newsletter - Elmira's Mark Twain Society, Fall of 1998. NewsletterO0203
Letter - Southern Tier Arts Guild, April, 1976, to Mayor Kennedy, regarding "Arts in the Park" during the Elmira Bicentennial Celebration being held at Mark Twain Park.LetterO0301
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