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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
Program - Another copy of the Elmira Pioneers 1968 Souvenir Scorebook with more autographs from team members, 1968.ProgramB0307
Program - 1970 Elmira Pioneers Souvenir Scorebook affiliated with the Kanas City Royals with completed scorecard, copy 1 of 2, 1970.ProgramB0401
Program - 1970 Elmira Pioneers Souvenir Scorebook affiliated with the Kanas City Royals with completed scorecard, copy 2 of 2, 1970.ProgramB0402
Program - Elmira Royals Official Program, 1971.ProgramB0403
Program - Elmira Pioneers "100,000 or Bust!" 1972 Official Scorebook, 1972.ProgramB0404
Program - Elmira Pioneer Red Sox Baseball Club Souvenir Program as a member of the N.Y.P. League, 1974.ProgramB0405
Program - 1975 Pioneer Red Sox Elmira souvenir program with scorecard and roster, 1975.ProgramB0406
Program - "One Hundred Years of Baseball in Elmira," Pioneer Red Sox Official Program and Scorecard, 1976.ProgramB0407
Program - The Elmira Pioneer Red Sox New York-Penn League 1978 Official Scorecard and Program, 1978.ProgramB0408
Roster - Elmira Pioneer Red Sox roster against the Oneonta Yankees, June 1978.RosterB0409
Program - Elmira Pioneer Red Sox 1979 Official Program and Scorecard with newpaper clipping insert, as well as a roster dating: July 27, 1979.ProgramB0410
Roster - Elmira Pioneer Red Sox official roster against the Oneonta Yankees, June 1979.RosterB0411
Roster - Elmira Pioneer Red Sox official roster against Batavia Indians, June 1979.RosterB0412
Roster - Elmira Pioneer Red Sox official roster against the Niagara Falls Pirates, July 1979.RosterB0413
Roster - Elmira Pioneer Red Sox official roster against the Little Falls Mets, July 1979.RosterB0414
Roster - Elmira Pioneer Red Sox official roster against the Jamestown Expos, August 1979.RosterB0415
Program - Red Sox Elmira Pioneers 1980 Official Program and Scorecard. Members of the New York-Penn League, 1980.ProgramB0501
Program - Elmira Pioneers Red Sox 1981 Official Program and Scorecard. The roster insert states the Pioneers played the Little Falls Mets, 1981.ProgramB0502
Program - Elmira Suns Souvenir Program sponsored by Baseball Enterprises, Inc., 1982.ProgramB0503
Magazine - Elmira Suns 1983 Scorecard and Magazine, 1983.MagazineB0504
Roster - Elmira Suns official roster against the Little Falls Mets, July 1983.RosterB0505
Program - Elmira Pioneers 1984 Souvenir Scorecard and Magazine, 1984.ProgramB0506
Magazine - 1984 Souvenir Scorecard and Magazine for the Elmira Pioneers, 1984.MagazineB0506
Roster - The Elmira Pioneers official roster against the Watertown Pirates, August 21, 1984.RosterB0507
Scorecard - Pioneers' Supplemental Scorecard for the Pioneers vs. Watertown Pirates game at Dunn Field, 1984.ScorecardB0508
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