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Collection TitleAV Audio Visual CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKim Richards
Date Completed:November 9, 2007
Extent10 linear feet

Collection contains audio and video of local history, Chemung County Historical Society Lecture Series and Oral Histories.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Department of the Highway by Vincent B. Little.Audio Cassette0919
Gardening by Carl Farmer.Audio Cassette0920
Salt Manufacturing by Warren Clute.Audio Cassette0921
Biography of Lloyd Sprague.Audio Cassette0922
Honey by Milton Vanderhoff.Audio Cassette0923
Teaching by Debba Cornell.Audio Cassette0924
Repair of Iron Kettles by Gilbert Hillerman.Audio Cassette0925
Mining by Red Wittig.Audio Cassette0926
Drying Food-Recipes by Lorraine Columbine.Audio Cassette0927
Recipes by Lorraine Columbine, part 2.Audio Cassette0928
Soap Making by Gretchen Hamm.Audio Cassette0929
Cheese by Hansen and Park.Audio Cassette0930
Painting by Walter Taylor.Audio Cassette0931
Agriculture by Mrs. Stewart Coats.Audio Cassette0932
Curing Meat by Mrs. Stewart Coats, part 2 of Agriculture.Audio Cassette0933
Lumbering by Rush Gales.Audio Cassette0934
Harness Making by Ernest Junpenlay.Audio Cassette0935
Spinning Thread by Alfred "Chick" Hilbert.Audio Cassette0936
Local History by Jack Gibson, March 4, 1968.Audio Cassette0937
Masons (Farmer Lodge) 1970 by William M. Cooper.Audio Cassette0938
Flood by 1972, June 23, 1972 by Tom Byrne.Audio Cassette0939
Flood by 1972, 1972 Radio Excerpts.Audio Cassette0940
History of the Historical Society by Gary Yoggi, April 10, 1973.Audio Cassette0941
Agriculture, October 17, 1973 by Dr. William Meyers.Audio Cassette0942
Our Flag, 1973 by Daniel Damon.Audio Cassette0943
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