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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
Scorecard - Pioneers' Supplemental Scorecard for the Pioneers vs. Watertown Pirates game at Dunn Field, 1984.ScorecardB0508
Program - Elmira Pioneers season souvenir scorecard/program: 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988 & 1989. ProgramB0601
Program - Elmira Pioneers Souvenir Program featuring Mickey Pina, Elmira's next 'rising star,' 1990.ProgramB0701
Roster - Elmira Pioneers Scouting Report official roster for a game against the Auburn Astros Baseball Club, 1990.RosterB0702
Program - Elmira Pioneers "Former Pioneers on the Move" 1991 Souvenir Program, 1991.ProgramB0703
Program - 1992 Souvenir Program/Yearbook, featuring the 1991 McNamara West Division Champions "The Youth of Today - The Heros of Tomorrow!" Hosted by the Elmira Pioneers Professional Baseball Club, 1992.ProgramB0704
Program - 1993 Souvenir Program/Yearbook celebrating the Pioneers' new partnership with the Florida Marlins, as well as 105 years of Elmira Professional Baseball, 1993.ProgramB0705
Program - Elmira Pioneers "Built on Tradition," souvenir program sponsored by the Elmira Pioneers Professional Baseball Club, 1996.ProgramB0801
Program - Elmira Pioneers 1997 - The Tradition Continues souvenir program sponsored by the Elmira Pioneers Baseball Club.ProgramB0802
Program - Elmira Pioneers 1998 Souvenir Yearbook, celebrating 110 years of baseball in Elmira and the Northeast League Championship, 1998.ProgramB0803
Program - Elmira Pioneers "Where Fun & Family Come Together" 2000 Souvenir Program, 2000.ProgramB0804
Program - Elmira Pioneers Baseball souvenir program/roster, 2001. ProgramB0805
Program - 1968 York Pirates official program, a Class AA Professional Baseball team and a member of the Eastern League, 1968.ProgramB0901
Program - Mets 1967 Official Program and Scorecard, New York, 1967.ProgramB0902
Program - The Kings of Softball 4 Man Softball Team, ca. 1960. ProgramB0903
Yearbook - Kanas City Royals 1971 Yearbook, a photographic collection of the team players with biographies. The 1971 team included a former Pioneers player, and the Royals played a game at Dunn Field, 1971.YearbookB0903
Ticket - Rorick's Glen Dance Pavilion, good for one dance, ca. 1910s. TicketC0101
Ticket - Inter-Fraternity Dance at Rorick's Glen, May 12, 1922. TicketC0102
Ticket for the Rorick's Glen toboggan, ca. 1910s. TicketC0103
Handbill - Enjoy the Harris Hill Experience, 2011. HandbillC0104
Park Station Recreation Center picnic pass, 1982. PassC0105
Booklets - Park Station Recreation Center: Camping, Rules and Regulations, 1982. (3 versions)BookletsC0106
Handbill - Artists, Craftsmen & Friends of Arts in the Park, Wisner Park, ca. 1980s. HandbillC0107
Handbill - Wisner in Winter Holiday Craft Market in Wisner Park, November 23-December 22, 2012. HandbillC0108
Program - Dedication of the Shevchenko Memorial Park, Elmira Heights, August 23, 1981. ProgramC0109
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