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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

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Watercolor Grey Mill-Converted Home and Shop, Pine Valley, N.Y. by Talitha Botsford `61Painting02D-10F-02
Watercolor, Abandoned Streetcar Culvert, Bunett's Crossing, old corning road by Talitha BotsfordPainting02D-10F-02
Watercolor, Mill at Daggets Mills, Demolished About 1955, by Talitha Botsford,Painting02D-10F-02
Watercolor, Eight-Shetlend Pony Hitch, Ponies and Red Cart, Jennings Pony Farm, Near Elmira, New York (Little-Red-Wagon Set) by Talitha BotsfordPainting02D-10F-02
Watercolor Red Street Car "Streetcar Named Elmira" (Little-Red-Wagon set) by Talitha BotsfordPainting02D-10F-02
Watercolor White, Mill-Converted Home, Bressport, NY by Talitha Botsford `61Painting02D-10F-02
Watercolor Tan, Mill at Moreland NY, Demolished 1961, by Talitha Botsford `61Painting02D-10F-02
Painting of 8 Cards, Cards of Days by ULC Man MFG Co. 1905, Little Women in a red dress with a White Bonnett covering her face doing different tasks for each day of the week, 1905Painting02D-10F-03
Watercolor, titled Aurthur Hilliker, Chemung, Barn and Car on Dirt road in painting, by Talitha BotsfordPainting02D-10F-03
Watercolor, Hickory Grove School by Talitha BotsfordPainting02D-10F-03
Watercolor of Johnson Hollow School by Talitha BotsfordPainting02D-10F-03
Watercolor, John Morton Van Etten, painting of a White House,Painting02D-10F-03
Watercolor of Royal Douglass Original Homstead, Horseheads by Talitha BotsfordPainting02D-10F-03
Watercolor, titled Edward C. Vandruzer, Ridge Road, Horseheads, picture of a tan house, by Talitha BotsfordPainting02D-10F-03
Painting of a man in a suit and top hat next to a grave stone reading "In Memory of Sally Ann Martin" died May 9, 1848, Aged 20 years 8 months and 10 daysPainting02D-10F-04
Poster, reproduction of painting of Mark Twain Shown from profile by J.Charles RileyPoster02D-10F-04
Picture, of train and people working on Deep Gorge Viaduct on Utica, Ithaca, and Elmira Railroad, O.H.D. Correell Chief Engineer, Ithaca N.Y., Photo by Purdy and Freor, Ithaca, N.Y. Built by Clark, Reeves and Co, No. 410 Walnut Street Philidephia. P.A.Photograph02D-10F-04
Painting of Old Erie Station by Cheryl A. Stein , painted from a transparency taken on 12/48 by Ed Pottengilli Jr.Painting02D-10F-04
Picture Exterior view of the Residence of Mrs. Gillet, Architect Pierce and Brickford, Photogaph by W.B. OlmsteadPhotograph02D-10F-05
Picture, Dining Room of the Residence of Mrs. Gillet, Architects pierce and Brickford, Photograph by W.C. OlmsteadPhotograph02D-10F-05
Picture of the Residence of Mrs. Gillet, Architects Pierce and Brickford, photograph by W.B. OlmsteadPhotograph02D-10F-05
Picture, Glen Poppet September 26th, 1917Photograph02D-10F-06
Picture, Elmira Baseball Club Season 1912 New York State League, in stadiumPhotograph02D-10F-07
Architectual Drawing of Browning House by R.T. BrickfordDrawing02D-10F-08
Poster "Safety First" 4 pictures of the South Porter Engine HousePoster02D-10F-09
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