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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 23 TransportationCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByMolly Winston
Date Completed:August 2007
Extent2.5 Linear Feet
Abstract

The Transportation Collection contains information on the Chemung Canal, Feeder Canal, Railroads, Trolleys, Steamboats and Automobiles.



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Lehigh Valley Railroad System: Properties in City of Elmira Town of Elmira Village of Elmira Heights Village of Horseheads Town of Horseheads, no date.MapD0302
Articles of Association, Waverly & State Line Railroad, 1867.Way-BillD0303
Opening excursion, Pennsylvania and New York Canal and Rail Road Company, 1869.InvitationD0304
letter from Silas Haight to R A Packer convincing packer of the quality of the railroad, 1872.LetterD0305
Book - Form 34, Lehigh Valley Railroad, 1897.LedgerD0306
Document recording pledges made by employees of the Lehigh Valley Railroad to buy flowers for the deceased William H. Rockwell, Lehigh Valley Railroad, 1898.DocumentD0307
Rail ticket, employee annual pass and rail map for the Lehigh Valley Railroad, Lehigh Valley Railroad, 1901.TicketD0308
Application to the Board of Railroad Commissions of the State of New York by the Lehigh Valley Railroad to discontinue use of Park Station in Chemung County, Lehigh Valley Railroad Company, 1907.DocumentD0309
Booklet - Station Number Manual No. 3, Lehigh Valley Railroad Company, 1926.BookletD0310
2 Bad Order Report Forms for the Lehigh Valley Railroad Company, Lehigh Valley Railroad Company, ca 1900s.FormD0311
Transit Freight Waybill for the Lehigh Valley Railroad, Lehigh Valley Railroad Company, ca 1900s.Way-BillD0312
2 Freight Transfer Statements, Lehigh Valley Railroad Company, ca 1900s.FormD0313
Daily report of Way-Bills, Lehigh Valley Railroad Company, ca 1930s.FormD0314
Station Block Record of train movements, Lehigh Valley Railroad Company, ca 1900s.FormD0315
Book - A Pictoral Review Volume I, The Valley Railroad Museum Association, Inc, no date.BookD0401
Book - A Pictoral Review Volume II, The Valley Railroad Museum Association, Inc, no date.BookD0402
Book - A Pictoral Review Volume III, The Valley Railroad Museum Association, Inc, no date.BookD0403
Book - A Pictoral Review Volume IV, The Valley Railroad Museum Association, Inc, no date.BookD0404
Book - A Pictoral Review Volume V, The Valley Railroad Museum Association, Inc, no date.BookD0405
Book - A Pictoral Review Volume VI, The Valley Railroad Museum Association, Inc, no date.BookD0406
Book - A Pictoral Review Volume VII, The Valley Railroad Museum Association, Inc, no date.BookD0407
Multiple way-bills from the Lehigh Valley Railroad Company, Lehigh Valley Railroad Company, cs 1900s.Way-BillD0501
Special Excursion Contract, Lehigh Valley Railroad Company, 1905.ContractD0502
Joint merchandise Way-Bill, Philadlphia and Reading Railway Company, ca 1900s.Way-BillD0503
Passenger receipt of purchase, Northern Central Railway Company, 1865.ReceiptD0601
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