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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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Date Updated:
Collection Title:MC 05 Business and IndustryCreator:Booth Library
Processed By:Calvin Brewer
Date Completed:February 2007
December 2007

Located in the main stacks, range 01, unit 02, shelves 02-03.

Extent:3 linear feet

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Handbill - Hathaway's Combined Kitchen Table & Cabinet, available at Neily & Post, ca. 1890s. HandbillE2101
Two page letter written by Mabel Cramer Wood about the Stanley Memorial Association, the date of the next meeting and the business of the Association. August 21 1955.Document022403
ABB Traction Inc. stationery envelopeEnvelopeA0101
Letter from ABB Traction Inc. to Douglas Gross regarding a job offer, December 17, 1991.LetterA0102
Booklet - ABB INC. 1990 Annual Review (with cover letter)BookletA0103
Letter from Lutz Elsner, president of ABB Traction, announcing family day, November 24, 1991.LetterA0104
ABB Traction Inc. employee directory, February 1992.DocumentA0105
ABB Traction Inc. memo regarding termination of employment, March 16, 1992.MemorandumA0106
Pamphlet - Today, more than ever, ABB Traction Inc. is helping to foster the renaissance of passanger rail transportation for North America, 1991. (2 copies) PamphletA0107
Booklet - ABB Advantage: A Benefits Program for You Today and for Your Tomorrows, 1991.BookletA0108
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