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Collection TitleMC 36 BrochuresCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByRebecca Rudnicki, Rachel Dworkin & Owen Dean
Date Completed:November 2007
Date Updated:February 2010
Provenance:The items in this collection were donated to the Booth Library by multiple donors. 
Terms:Advertising - Tourist trade; Chemung County (N.Y.); Elmira (N.Y.); Tourist trade
Extent1 Linear Foot
Date Span1890-2010

This collection contains promotional brochures relating to tourism and business in Elmira and Chemung County.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Booklet - The Finger Lakes of Central New York: Lakes, Topography & Points of Interest, ca. 1910s.BookletA0101
Booklet - The Beautiful Finger Lakes Call You, ca. 1920s. Finger Lakes tourism guide. (2 versions)BookletA0102
Booklet - Central New York: Every Tourist Our Guest, ca. 1920s. Finger Lakes tourism guide.BookletA0103
Booklet - The Beautiful Finger Lakes, ca. 1920s. Finger Lakes tourism guide.BookletA0104
Booklet - Finger Lakes State Parks, ca. 1920s. Finger Lakes tourism guide.BookletA0105
Booklet - This is New York State, 1949. State history, government and statistics. BookletA0106
Booklet - Historic Sites of New York State, ca. 1950s. BookletA0107
Booklet - New York State Ski Trails and Other Winter Sports, ca. 1950s.BookletA0108
Booklet - 1955 Finger Lakes Travel Guide.BookletA0109
Brochure - New York's Southern Tier and Pennsylvania's Canyon Country: Gateway to the Famous Finger Lakes, ca. 1960s. BrochureA0110
Booklet - Landmarks of the Revolution in New York State: A Guide to the Historic Sites Open to the Public by David C. Thurheimer, 1972. BookletA0111
Booklet - Keep New York State Tourists Coming..Turn Them on With Hospitality, published by the New York State Department of Commerce, 1974. BookletA0112
Booklets - Southern Tier Business Directory: 1982, 1983. BookletsA0113
Brochure - Finger Lakes Fall Festival: 1984 Calendar of Events. BrochureA0114
Pamphlet - Finger Lakes Region Spring/Summer 1991 Events Calendar, April-July 1991.PamphletA0115
Magazine - Vacation Fun '91 Home and Away: Covering the Twin Tier Counties of Allegany, Chemung, Schulyer, Steuben, Tompkins & Tioga, New York and Bradford & Tioga Pennsylvania, 1991. MagazineA0116
Booklet - Finger Lakes Region Tourism Development Opportunities Excutive Summary, October 1991.BookletA0117
Magazine - Finger Lakes Topics: August 20, 1927; August 1931. Finger Lakes Tourism. MagazineA0201
Newsletter - Finger Lakes Topics, Finger Lakes Association: August 1985; February 1991.NewsletterA0202
A magazine of guide maps to the Elmira and Horsehead area, 1966. MagazineA0203
Magazine - Ragtime Variety, Southern Finger Lakes monthly entertainmnet guide: July & September 1993.MagazineA0203
Newsletter - Southern Tier Industries News: Fall 1994.NewsletterA0204
Magazine - The Courier Magazine: The Human Interest Publication of the Southern Tier and Central New York State: October 1953; September 1955.MagazineA0205
Booklet - Chemung County in Brief, Chemung County Historical Society, April 1963. BookletA0401
Booklet - Presenting Chemung County, published by the Elmira League of Women Voters, 1958. BookletA0402
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