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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. 

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Collection TitleMC 01 Francis Hall PapersCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByCarol Knowlton
Extent1 linear foot
AbstractInventory still in progress

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A blank receipt for dues paid to The College Women's Club and a receipt to Miss Carolyn Hall,dated October 1,1919 for Annual Fee to the Alumnae Association of Elmira Collee,ReceiptsD2203
Printed program of an Elmira College Club of the Middle West luncheon held at Chicago's Hotel LaSalle on January 18, 1917.ProgramD2204
Printed brochure about the "Intercollegiate Community Service Association" with member colleges & schools,dues and its credo and "raison d'etre".BrochureD2205
Two typed Elmira College newsletters: an invitation to the Alumnae Reunion dated November 9,1918 and "Keep The Home Fires Burning":The Lena Guilbert Brown Memorial,dated December 18,1918.DocumentsD2206
A letter dated December 1, 1920 on Elmira College stationary to Miss Caroline Hall to notify her of a meeting of the Board of Trustees on December 14,1930 at the college,LetterD2207
Typed list of Chaperones,presumably for Elmira College functions.DocumentD2301
Printed card with poem titled "The Beloved Bell-Ringer"dedicated to Congresswoman Alice Robertson,Class of 1874.DocumentD2302
Typed list with addresses of Elmira College Class of 1892.DocumentD2303
Printed program for the Elmira College Public Lecture Course,January to April 1921 with a course "ticket" for Miss Carolyn Hall,$3.00.ProgramD2304
Printed flyer for "Gala Night" at Elmira College, December 7, 1915 with a performance of Twelfth Night.DocumentD2305
Letter from Elmira College President Frederick Lent to Miss Carolyn Hall, dated October 21, 1919.LetterD2306
Four typed ledger sheets from Elmira College, denoting debits and credits for 1919 and 1920. DocumentsD2308
Elmira College Alumnae Association letterhead:"Recent deaths among Elmira College Alumnae".DocumentD2401
Hand written obituary of Eugenia Lee Diven,Elmira College class of 1905 who was killed in the service of her country during World War I.ObituaryD2402
Letter on "Associate Alumnae of Vassar College" letterhead from Harriet Sawyer,Poughkeepsie,June 23, 1919 to Mrs Fox of Elmira College Alumnae Association.LetterD2403
Typed Elmira College Alumnae letter dated November 20,1923 from Effie G. Llewellyn,Treasurer.DocumentD2404
Typed two page letter to Elmira College Alumnae dated October 18, 1944 from President W.S.A.Pott.LetterD2405
Two page printed letter titled "Elmira College's Post-War Responsibilities Drive" dated September 5, 1944 from Board President Turner and Chairman of Advisory Council Falck with a 2 page sample letter enclosure.DocumentD2406
Hand written notes (2) to Miss Carolyn Hall from Mrs. E.M.Fox,no date on one,May 31,1919 on the other.NoteD2407
Three page typed document with information on the Alumnae Association of Smith College.DocumentD2408
Souvenir program from Elmira College's June 1892 commencement.ProgramD2501
Three printed programs from Elmira College's "Semi-Centennial" in 1905(1855-1905).DocumentsD2502
Two programs regarding Elmira College's Sixty-fourth commencement in 1919: the week's program and the actual commencement program, June 11, 1919.ProgramsD2503
A dance program from the Elmira College Senior Promenade on June 12,1905 at the ArmoryProgramD2504
Printed page from Elmira College titled "Special Notices for Commencement Week".DocumentD2505
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