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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 49 Isabel Ridall PapersCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByKim Richards, Leslie Swayze and Rebecca Rudnicki
Date Completed:December 11, 2007
Extent5.5 linear feet

CL 49 - Isabel Ridall Papers contains genealogical information regarding the Ridall family, as well as research information on Elmira and Chemung County.  Box F, is a recent addition to this collection and contains family photographs, as well as some personal papers.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Folder contains letter from Mr. K. Haybron Adams concerning Vincent Family genealogy. LetterA01
Folder contains letter from Martha R. Aldridge concerning Vincent Family genealogy. LetterA02
Folder contains letter from Ms. Janet J. Alper concerning Vincent Family genealogy. LetterA03
Folder contains information from Mrs. Dan L. Atkinson concerning Vincent Family genealogy. DocumentA04
Folder contains letter from Mrs. Loren Ash concerning Vincent Family genealogy. DocumentA05
Folder contains letter from Fred V. Ballinger concerning Vincent Family genealogy and Ballinger genealogy. LetterA06
Folder contains letters from Salley Bailey concerning Vincent Family genealogy. LetterA07
Folder contains letters from Col. J.P. Barnes concerning Vincent Family genealogy, Edward Vincent, and the War of 1812. LetterA08
Folder contains documents from Betty Bartlett concerning Vincent Family genealogy, Sun City Center, FL. DocumentA09
Folder contains documents from Freda Beach concerning Vincent Family genealogy. LetterA10
Folder contains documents on Burnham family genealogy. DocumentA100
Folder contains information regarding the Buck family genealogy.DocumentA101
Folder contains information regarding the Buck and Kent family genealogy.DocumentA102
Folder contains information regarding the Whitney and Burt family genealogies.DocumentA103
Folder contains information from Jean Hinman regarding the Roosa family genealogy.DocumentA104
Folder contains letters detailing the life of James Norton and the Drake family genealogy. DocumentA106
Folder contains various names from the 1855 New York State Census.DocumentA107
Folder contains information regarding the Baldwin family genealogy.DocumentA108
Folder contains information regarding the Breese family genealogy.DocumentA109
Folder contains documents from Donald Berkhofer concerning Vincent Family genealogy. LetterA11
Folder contains information regarding the Allis, Dudley, Johns, and other family genealogies.DocumentA110
Folder contains information regarding the Ladd, King, Denson, and Ameigh family genealogies.DocumentA111
Folder contains information regarding the Ashby family genealogy.DocumentA112
Folder contains information regarding the Andrews family genealogy.DocumentA113
Folder contains information regarding the Antes family genealogy.DocumentA114
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