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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. 

Please keep in mind that many collections have not been inventoried while others are currently in progress.  If you have any questions regarding the Finding Aids or the Index, please contact the archivist at

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Book - The Farmers' Calendar or Utica Almanack, 1821. BookA0101
Book - The Farmer's Diary or Western Almanack: 1836 (Ithaca), 1839 (Canandaigua), 1841 (Canandaigua), 1844 (Bath), 1846 (Elmira). BookA0102
Book - Phinney's Calendar or Western Almanac, Cooperstown: 1815, 1818, 1843.BookA0201
Book - The Farmers' Almanack and Ephemeris of the Motions of the Sun & Moon by David Young, Ithaca: 1843; 1846, 1847, 1848, 1852. BookA0301
Book - The Farmers' Almanack and Ephemeris of the Motions of the Sun & Moon sold by C. Preswick, Elmira: 1858, 1859. BookA0302
Book - The Farmers' Almanack and Ephemeris of the Motions of the Sun & Moon sold by Hall Brothers, Elmira: 1866, 1868. BookA0303
Book - The Christian Almanac for the Western District Calculated for the Meridian of Rochester, NY, 1833. BookA0401
Book - The Christian Almanac for New-York, Connecticut and New-Jersey Calculated for the Meridian of New York City: 1833, 1839, 1840.BookA0402
Book - The Whig Almanac and United States Register, Greeley & Melrate, New York City: 1845, 1848, 1850, 1853, 1855.BookA0501
Book - The Temperance Almanac by the New-York State Temperance Society: 1834, 1835.BookA0601
Book - Ayer's American Almanac by Dr. J.C. Ayer & Co.: 1864, 1867, 1877, 1889, 1891, 1912, 1914.BookA0701
Book - Hostetter's Illustrated United States Almanac for Merchants, Mechanics, Miners, Famers, Planters and General Family Use: 1876, 1889, 1904, 1906. BookA0801
Book - The North American Almanac: 1927, 1928.BookA0901
Book - Farmers' and Mechanics' Almanac compliments of A.L. Scovill & Co.: 1861, 1864. BookA1001
Book - New York State Almanac and Diary Gazetter published by Wells, Richardson & Co., 1885. BookA1002
Book - Green's Diary Almanac published by G.G. Green, 1885-6.BookA1003
Book - The Diamond Dye Almanac and Household guide, 1887. BookA1004
Book - Merchant's Gargling Oil Calendar, Almanac and Songster, 1888.BookA1005
Book - Hoofland's Almanac and Family Receipt Book for Everybody's Use, 1890. BookA1006
Book - National Calendar or Herrick's Almanac published by Dr. Herrick's Family Medicines, 1891. BookA1007
Book - Burdock Blood Bitters Almanac and Key to Health, 1891. BookA1008
Book - The Shaker Family Almanac, 1892. BookA1009
Book - Dr. Miles New U.S. Weather Almanac and Handbook of Valuable Information, 1905. BookA1010
Book - Dr. D. Jayne's Medical Almanac and Guide to Health, 1905. BookA1011
Book - Velvet Joe's Almanac compliments of Liggett & Myer's Tobacco Co., 1920. BookA1012
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