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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 TitleCL 03 Georgianna Palmer Estate PapersCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByRebecca Rudnicki
Date Completed:September 2007
Terms:Include but not limited to: Palmer, Georgianna; Palmer, Anna Campbell; Palmer, Mrs. George Archibald; Force, Albert; Palmer, Sally; Langdon, Ida; Langdon, Jervis; Stuart, Anna M.
Scope:Boxes 1 and 4 contain writings, correspondence relating to Georgianna Palmer and her mother Anna Campbell Palmer (Mrs. George Archibald Palmer), Boxes 2 and 3 are photographs.
Extent1.5 linear feet
Date Span1863-1966
AbstractThe Georgianna Palmer collection contains letters of members of the Palmer Family, Published material, and family photographs.

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Letter to Georgianna from Albert, written "Tuesday morning". letter0137
Undated Christmas notecard from Albert to Georgianna and Anna. Christmas Card0137
Handmade Christmas greeting card from Albert to Georgianna and Anna. Christmas card0137
Letter from Albert to Anna and Georgianna dated April 14th. letter0137
May 26th letter from Albert to cousin Anna from the Taughannock Sanitorium. letter0137
Letter from Albert to cousin Anna. letter0137
Christmas card to Georgianna from Albert Force. christmas card0137
Post card to Anna from Albert.postcard0137
Letter to Anna written by Albert from the Taughannock Sanitorium. letter0137
Easter greetings from Albert to card0137
Post card to Anna and Georgianna from Albert, in the mountains. post card0137
Spring 1961 copy of the Elmira College Bulletin, the alumnae news number. Contains article on Ida Langdon. booklet0138
It appears to be both a program for a recital and an advertisement for Georgianna's music school. booklet0139
Page torn from "The Hedding Idea", apparently a newsletter-type pamphlet from the Hedding M.E. Church. Contains article on Mr. Palmer, as well as his picture. magazine article and picture0139
Picture of Mrs. Anna Campbell Palmer, aka Mrs. George Archibald Palmer, Georgianna's mother. photo0139
Message to Great Britain from the King of Belgium. postcard02
Card to Mrs. George Palmer from Alice M Guernsey about the songs in 0048a. postcard02
A serial on Elmira, published in nine parts, this one being Part One. serial02
Six post cards from their parents to Georgianna and Sally home in Elmira. postcard02
Part 3 of a series on Elmira, published in nine parts. serial02
post card to Mr and Mrs George A Palmer from Edward Adams. Picture shows Irish farmhouse. postcard02
The Old Man of the Mountain in White Mts., NH. postcard02
Card No 6postcard02
Card No. 5postcard02
Card No. 4postcard02
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