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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.

The Manuscript Index is arranged alphabetically by collection name.  To access a finding aid, please click on its name.

To search the Manuscript Index for a specific research topic, please enter the term into the Search Library Box below. 

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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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Composition book belonging to Georgiana Palmer. Book0101
Manuscript of 2,448 words on what seems to be a whimsical article about pigeons. Manuscript0102
Starting July 25, 1927, a diary of a trip to Italy, observations, purchases, and expenses.Diary0103
Envelope full of poems published in periodicals by Anna Campbell Palmer. Letter0104
Lessons in missionaries' work in the Hawaiin Islands from the Methodist Episcopal Church. Pamphlet0104
Instruction manual for a Christmas pageant, with script sextions written by Author. Music in addition to script. Pamphlet0104
A Christmas Cantata for Children. LIbretto by Author and Music by Ira B. Wilson. Pamphlet0104
Poem called "The Return". Manuscript0104
another column, newsy, by Mrs. Palmer.Newspaper0104
Column by Mrs. Palmer, probaly in the Star Gazette. Newspaper0104
appears to be a copy of the column she wrote. Manuscript0104
Note to nephew Palmer, enclosing a poem written by Molly Kazan and published in the Herald Tribune on Thursday, November 28, 1963. Letter0104
Volume VII No. $ in a quarterly published series. Senior grade lessons. Pamphlet0104
Interesting poem written by an author about how she and a group of women raised funds for a church project. Pamphlet0104
A children's Day Exercise with music by E.S. Lorenz and Charles H. Gabriel and text by Author. Pamphlet0104
Poems written by the author, by and about children. Pamphlet0104
Volume VII No. 3 of a series, published in July 1892. Appears to be about many things, among them women's rights. Pamphlet0104
another of her columns, in the Sunday Telegram on Feb. 27, 1927.Manuscript0104
Small book of poems dedicated to her father containing 18 poems. Pamphlet0105
Inscription inside says. "Dearest Love from Katherine- Christmas 1901- Dublin"Book0105
Inscription inside says. "Dearest Love from Katherine- Christmas 1901- Dublin"Book0105
Sheet music given to her by Author "in grateful appreciation of many kindnesses."Pamphlet0106
Extract of article sent by Edward J. Kasouf quoting her and her mother. Magazine0107
Boolet containing three poems by Author: The Ox, The Sheep, The Little Ass.Pamphlet0108
poem by Anna M. Stuart on a 3 1/2" x 4 1/2 " card. Pamphlet0108
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