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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.

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

Collection TitleMC 78 William Cooper CollectionCreator
Processed ByMing Zhang
Date Completed:October 18, 2007
Extent.5 linear feet


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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Inventory and Appraisal of all the goods, chattels and Credits of William H. Wroner. November 26, 1849DocumentA11
Inventory and Appraisal of all the goods, chattels and Credits of William H. Wroner. November 26, 1849DocumentA11
Mortgage Wm. B. Clark to John W. Wiener July 31, 1850DocumentA12
Deed of Elias S. Lowe and wife, Stephen Vorhisio and wife, Uriah S. Lowe and Wife, to Caroline F. Lowe. November 1, 1855. Re: Former Wisner land, ElmiraDocumentA13
Indenture - Caroline F. Lowe and William. H. Blight and Lewis D. Parkhurst Re: Land Formerly owned by WisnerDocumentA14
Indenture- William H. Blight and Hattie P. Blight, Former Wisner Property. August 10 1888DocumentA15
Indenture - Louis D. Parkhurst and William H. Blight, Former Wisner property, January 1, 1895DocumentA16
Indenture - Hattie P. Blight and Abram McFarlin, former Wisner Property, July 10, 1902DocumentA17
Print. Map of Lands of Geroge S. McCann Bought of the estate of W.H. Wisner March 1-2, 1871DocumentA18
Enrollment of persons liable to military duty in Company District No 5 Chemung and SouthPart, July 15, 1848. Signed by Simeon R. Jones, 2nd Commandout of CompanyDocumentsA19
Medical Exemption from Military Duty, Physicans notices, ca. 1848-1850DocumentA20
Discharge notice from military for Ebenezer Mather, May 2, 1836DocumentA21
[Fire Department] list of members 1855, 1864DocumentA22
List of members, Industrial school n.d.DocumentA23
Order to corp. Andrew C. Culver. June 24, 1850DocumentA24
Receipt, purchase of lot at Burying ground by Henry Roberts, Elmira, March 15, 1847DocumentA25
Receipt, purchase of lot at burying ground in Elmira by Julius Day, October 7, 1848DocumentA26
Pension Application, past 1824 with ms revisionsDocumentA28
Military Discharge, Orris W. Baria, 217th reg. of Infantry, Veteran, August 28, 1840Discharge PaperA29
Receipt for Payment of commutation of military advice, Elmira, September 17, 1850DocumentA30
Letter from L. Ward Smith, Adj. gen. NY to Charles B. Smith, Esq. re: bond for Capt. Hoffman's co.LetterA32
Personal paper and family records for WebbDocumentA33
Letter Guy Maxwell to Mr. Hollenback, August 1800LetterA37
Letters. Sleeper Family correspondence ca. 1830-1876LettersA38
Letter to miss Rachel Sloan (near Newton) from G.H. SLoan (Mt. Holly, NJ) August 18, 1818LetterA38
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