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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.

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Collection TitleMC 08 Hobbies/ Sports/ RecreationCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByMolly Winston; Sarah Burr
Date Completed:July 2007
Date Updated:June 2010
Provenance:The items in this collection were donated to the Booth Library by various donors. 
Terms:Baseball; Chemung County (N.Y.); Elmira (N.Y.); Sports
Historical:Sports covered by this collection include auto racing, baseball, basketball, bicycling, boxing, football, golf, hockey, and track & field. 

MC 08 - Hobbies/ Sports/ Recreation includes miscellaneous programs, fliers, scorecards and tickets from various sporting events; souvenir material from Eldridge Park; Elmira Stamp Club material; autograph albums and miscellaneous material about various hobbies. 

Extent1 linear foot

This collection contains materials related to Chemung County sports, parks, movies and other recreational activities. 

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Official Scorecard Key to Scoreboard for the Elmira Pioneers vs. Hartford, ca. 1945.ScorecardA1407
Offical scorecard for the Elmira Pioneers vs. Wilkes-Barre, May 26, 1946. ScorecardA1408
Ticket - Elmira Policemen vs. the Letter Carriers at the Maple Avenue Driving Park, August 11, 1902.TicketA1409
Ticket - Elmira Pioneers Rain Check General Admission, 1920-1950.TicketA1410
Ticket - Elmira Pioneers United Campaign week at Dunn Field, May 13, 1961. (2 copies)TicketA1411
Ticket - General admission for the Robert Packer Hospital's 100th Anniversary Night game, Elmira Pioneers vs. Geneva Cubs at Dunn Field, July 24, 1985.TicketA1412
Ticket - Elmira Downtown Merchants Night featuring the Elmira Pioneers vs. Williamsport Cubs at Dunn Field, July 3, 1994.TicketA1413
Ticket - General Admission to the Elmira Pioneers vs. the Adirondack Lumberjacks baseball game at Dunn Field, August 2, 1996. (2 copies)TicketA1414
Elmira Pioneers basball team season schedules for 1968, 1985, 1994, 1999, 2001 & 2012.ProgramA1415
Tickets to Elmira Pioneers baseball games, ca. 1968. TicketsA1416
Ticket - (2) Rain check's for Grand Stand seating at Dunn Field, 1939.TicketA1417
Elmira Pioneers team baseball card sets from 1989, 1992 & 1996. Baseball CardsA1418
Ticket - Bank Night featuring Elmira Pioneers vs. Niagara Falls, July 14, 1974. (2 copies)TicketA1419
Program - Old Timers' Game sponsored by the Chemung Canal Trust Company at Dunn Field, June 26, 1983.ProgramB0101
Program - 50th Anniversary Program of the Elmira Pioneers, 1 of 2 copies, 1951.ProgramB0201
Program - 50th Anniversary Program of the Elmira Pioneers, 2 of 2 copies, 1951.ProgramB0202
Program - Golden Anniversay Program of the Elmira Pioneers, 1951.ProgramB0203
Program - Elmira Pioneers Official Souvenir Program and Score Book, 1953.ProgramB0204
Program - Elmira Pioneers Eastern League Souvenir Program, 1954.ProgramB0205
Program - 1962 Souvenir Record Score Book Pioneers, 1962.ProgramB0301
Program - 1963 Souvenir Scorebook and Record Book for the Elmira Pioneers, 1963.ProgramB0302
Program - Elmira Pioneers 1964 Souvenir Scorebook, 1964.ProgramB0303
Program - Elmira Pioneers 1966 Souvenir Scorebook, 1966.ProgramB0304
Program - Elmira Pioneers 1967 Souvenir Scorebook, 1967.ProgramB0305
Program - Elmira Pioneers 1968 Souvenir Scorebook featuring autographs of the team, 1968.ProgramB0306
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