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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 TitleCL 123 Brown’s Pharmacy Building PapersCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByDeb Malone

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Chart and diagram showing the parts of a National Package Sealer, undated.Document064830
Retail price list for Lyman Telescopic Rifle Sights, manufactured by The Lyman Gun Sight Corporation of Middlefield, Connecticut, undated.Document064831
Order form for boxed Christmas Seals, undated.Document064832
Insructions for the use of a Hall Safety Hoist, undated.Document064833
Instruction tag addressed to radio operators for the use of Eveready storage "A" batteries, undated.Document064834
Pamphlet of directions for the operating and care of a National Package Sealer, undated.Document064835
Pamphlet titled "ABC of the Safety Responsibility Law", prepared by the New York State Automobile Association and distributed by the Jamestown Mutual Insurance Co., 1929.Document064836
Order card for merchandise from the Imperial Merchandise Co. of Perry, Ohio, undated.Document064837
Postcard accompanying dividend cheque issued by the American Sales Book Co., Limited of Toronto, October 1, 1912.Document064839
Directions for assembling a Burgess Electric Hand Lantern, undated.Document064839
Guarantee on a Hussmann-Ligonier Condensing Unit purchased by Brown's Pharmacy of Horseheads, New York, September 13, 1937.Document064840
Business reply card for orders of shoe supplies, undated.Document064841
Blank shipping insurance invoice, undated.Document064842
Letter-size envelope addressed to Charles A. Brown of Horseheads, New York, with the return address of the United States Senate and Gerald P. Nye, with pencilled notations, 1934.Document064843
Handwritten postcard from Sarah Williams of Rochester, New York, addressed to Brown's Pharmacy of Horseheads, New York, informing Brown of a change of ownership, April 27, 1933.Document064844
Instructions for attaching Everedy Adjustable Screen Door Grilles, undated.Document064845
(2) copies of instructions for adjustment of a Lacy Fudge Warmer, undated.Document064846
(3) copies of instructions for the care and operations of neon sign tubing, undated.Document064847
(15) miscellaneous receipts and handwritten notations, undated.Document064848
Freight bill issued by M. Moran Transportation Lines of Buffalo, New York for one drum of cocoa delivered to Brown's Pharmacy of Horseheads, New York, July 27, 1934.Document064901
Freight bill from M. Moran Transportation Lines of Buffalo, New York for one drum of cocoa shipped to Brown's Pharmacy of Horseheads, New York, September 22, 1934.Document064902
Christmas card from C. Arthur Miller of 2002 Davis Street, undated.Document064909
Invoice from the Monroe Drug Company of Quincy, Illinois for Putnam dyes sold to Brown's Pharmacy of Horseheads, New York, October 30, 1925.Document065001
Invoice from the Monroe Chemical Co. of Quincy, Illinois for Putnam dry-cleaner sold to Brown's Pharmacy of Horseheads, New York, November 6, 1928.Document065002
Invoice from More Candy Co., Inc. of Rochester, New York, for Seneca and Frappe candies sold to C.A. Brown of Horseheads, New York, March 7, 1938.Document065101
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