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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 87 Maps & GuidesCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByRachel Dworkin
Date Completed:December 2008
Provenance:The items in this collection were donated to the Booth Library by various individuals. 
Terms:Chemung County (N.Y.); Elmira (N.Y.); Map collections
Scope:The Maps & Guides Collection contains street guides, pocket-sized maps, small hand-drawn maps, and photocopies of maps of the United States, New York State, Pennsylvania as well as the cities and towns of Chemung County. 
Extent.5 Linear Feet
Date Span1756-1999
AbstractThis collection contains smaller maps, atlases and street guides.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Guide - Manning's Arrow Street Guide of Elmira, 1960.BookletA0909
Guide - Manning's Arrow Street Guide of Elmira, 1968.BookletA0910
Maps - Reorganization of Tioga County, New York: 1791, 1806, 1811, 1822, 1823, 1831 & 1835. MapA1001
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