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Collection Title:MC 88 Chamber of CommerceCreator:Chemung County Historical Society
Processed By:Rachel Dworkin
Provenance:The items in this collection were donated to the Booth Library by various individuals. 

Chemung County Chamber of Commerce - The Elmira Chamber of Commerce was incorporated on May 29, 1905.  During the 1960s, it merged with the Horseheads Chamber of Commerce to form the Chemung County Chamber of Commerce.  The Chamber works to improve the economic welfare of the region through tourist promotion, networking, and political activism.  It's membership includes for-profit businesses of various sizes, as well as cultural non-for-profits.

Extent:1 linear food
Abstract:This collection contains promotional publications from the Elmira, Horseheads and Chemung County Chambers of Commerce. 

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Documents - Chemung County Chamber of Commerce membership packet, 1988 containing: county map; USArts article on Elmira; booklet on Elmira schools; industrial directory, 1988; Mark Twain Musical Drama brochure; booklet about local medical services; handbills regarding Toshiba-Westinghouse.DocumentsA0609
Booklet - Mark Twain Country: 1988 Visitors Guide & Calendar of Events by the Chemung County Chamber of Commerce.BookletA0610
Booklet - Mark Twain Country: 1989 Visitors Guide & Calendar of Events by the Chemung County Chamber of Commerce. BookletA0611
Booklet - Trolley Into History Tours, sponsored by the Chemung County Chamber of Commerce, 1986.BookletA0612
Handbill - Trolley into Mark Twain Country, Chemung County Chamber of Commerce, ca. 1990s. HandbillA0708
Handbill - Mark Twain Country Thrills & Chills events calendar, October 2012. HandbillA0810
Handbill - Twain Country Holidays events calendar, December 2012. HandbillA0811
Program - Chemung County Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Breakfast 2013.ProgramA1007
Program - Chemung County Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Breakfast 2014.ProgramA1008
Program - 23rd Annual Economic Forum sponsored by the Chemung County Chamber of Commerce, Elmira Savings Bank & Southern Tier Economic Growth (STEG) at Holiday Inn Riverside, February 19, 2016. ProgramA1009
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