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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 33 Norman J. Thompson CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKatie Button
Date Completed:May 2009
Scope:The Norman J. Thompson Collections contains diaries and notebooks from 1873 to 1917; correspondence from 1888 to 1940; assorted legal documents from the 1880s through the 1920s; Thompson family photographs, 1880s through the 1920s; as well as miscellaneous booklets, programs and pamphlets.
Extent1 linear foot

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Letter from Holmes and Thompson. Bonds on deposit with Cashier, 3rd National Bank of St. Louis,Missouri, June 1, 1889.Letter010619
Memo by N.J.Thompson listing of Stocks and Bonds only date May, 5.Memo010620
Letter from J.F.Thompson appointed N.J.Thompson any and all papers connected with The Pine Buff Water and Light Company.Letter010621
Letter from J.F.Sheehan to Bundy Clock Company. October 7, 1891.Letter 010622
Document Bonds left with Thomas A.Stoddart,cashier of the Third National Bank of St. Louis, Mossouri. by Pine Buff Water and Light Company.Document010623
Protest and check to N.J.Thompson from H.J.Austin, September 12, 1895Protest010624
List of debts of J. Thompson, July 10, 1896Debts010625
Correspondence N.J.Thompson and M.D. Roberts. October 18, 1892 and October 31, 1892Correspondence010626
Document, Cobbestone Lots Sold and Lots Left. May 8, 1925. Document010627
Checks for N.J. and J.T.Thompson. April 2, 1897, October 8, 1897, December 8,1892 and January 19, 1898.Checks010628
Statement paid N.J.Thompson from Cohn, January 23, 1893.Statement010629
Patents transfered to Norman J. Thompson From Eli C. Frost. April 24, 1888, May 8, 1890 and May 16, 1891.Patents010630
Judgement, N,J,Thompson versus C.M.Vibbert January 28, 1901Judgement010631
Judgement, N.J.Thompson & Company verses J.B.Clark, November, 1895.Judement010632
Judement, Norman J. Thompson against Moses Pyansky, May 26, 1898.Judgement010633
Deed from Elmira Industrial Association to Jerone Thompson Jr. April 6, 1897Deed010634
Deed from Southwestern Light and Improvement Company to The Pine Buff Water and Lgiht Company, may 15, 1889.Deed010638
Will To Lillian T. Thompson, Merle D. Thompson, and as executers under the last will and testament of Norman J. Thompson.January 12, 1927.Will010639
Will, The last Will and Testament of Norman J. Thompson, June 4, 1926.Will010640
Settlement, Final Judicial Settlement of the Account of Proceeding of Merle D. Thompson and Jerone T. Thompson, as Executors of Norman J. Thompson Deceased. July 29, 1929.Settlement010641
Settlement, Surrogate,s Court, Chemung County In thr Matter of the Judicial Settlement of Merle D. Thompson of his proceedings as Trustee under the last Will and Testament of Norman J. Thompson, Deceased.Setlement010642
Document J.A. Jones sells and assignee unto N.J.Thompson and J.T. Thompson all his interest, stock and rights in and to The Pine Buff Water and Lights Company. September 19, 1988.Document010643
Lease Between Edwin C. Fish and N.J.Thompson and Company. January 3, 1914. Lease010644
Areement Between Norman J. Thompson and Lillian M. Thompson and Floyd M. Shoemaker and Flora H. Shoemaker.October, 1923.Agreement010645
Note Money collected on Real Estate. January 30th and November 30rd. Note010646
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