Newfield Public Library Manuscript Collection,1811-1965

Collection Number: 3046

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Newfield Public Library manuscript collection, 1811-1965.
Collection Number:
3046
Creator:
Newfield Public Library.
Quantity:
3 reels of microfilm.
Forms of Material:
Minutes, catalogues, records, proceedings, constitution, bylaws, a directory, a census book, a "death book," and periodicals.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Minutes of the Newfield School Board, District 5, 8 and 18; Newfield Public Library minute book and catalogues, and Newfield Town Library Association, program; records and proceedings of the Town of Cayuta, Tioga County, New York; constitution, bylaws, and minutes of the Newfield Literary Society and Debating Club; constitution, by laws, minutes, and list of ex-presidents of the Newfield Ladies Monday Club; directory of the Newfield and Trumbull's Corners Methodist Episcopal Church and Sunday School; undertaker's census book and "Death Book" (annual list of people buried); Grant's Petersburg Progress (Virginia), Vol. l, No. 4, April 10, 1965; and issues of the Newfield Tribune and the Newfield Home News.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Minutes of the Newfield School Board, District 5, 8 and 18; Newfield Public Library minute book and catalogues, and Newfield Town Library Association, program; records and proceedings of the Town of Cayuta, Tioga County, New York; constitution, bylaws, and minutes of the Newfield Literary Society and Debating Club; constitution, by laws, minutes, and list of ex-presidents of the Newfield Ladies Monday Club; directory of the Newfield and Trumbull's Corners Methodist Episcopal Church and Sunday School; undertaker's census book and "Death Book" (annual list of people buried); Grant's Petersburg Progress (Virginia), Vol. l, No. 4, April 10, 1965; and issues of the Newfield Tribune and the Newfield Home News.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Newfield Public Library (N.Y.).
Newfield and Trumbull's Corners Methodist Episcopal Church Sunday School.
Newfield Ladies Monday Club (N.Y.)
Newfield Literary Society and Debating Club (N.Y.)
Newfield Town Library Association (N.Y.)

Titles:
Grant's Petersburg progress.
Newfield tribune.
Newfield home news.

Subjects:
Libraries--New York (State)--Newfield.
Women--Societies and clubs--New York (State)--Newfield.
School boards--New York (State)--Newfield.
Sunday schools--New York (State)--Newfield.

Places:
Tompkins County (N.Y.)
Newfield (N.Y.)
Tioga County (N.Y.)
Cayuta (N.Y.)


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Newfield Public Library manuscript collection, #3046. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Newfield School Board Minutes
Reel 1
School District #8. October 4, 1831-October 13, 1868 (1855 not in order)
Reel 1
School District #18. October 12, 1869-August 5, 1902 (1876 and 1886 missing)
Reel 1
School District #5. August 3, 1897-August 1, 1905, August 4, 1908, May 5, 1925
Newfield Public Library
Reel 1
Newfield Library Minute Book. June 24, 1889-December 3, 1900
Reel 1
Newfield Library Catalogues. 1892, 1899, 1901
Reel 1
Newfield Town Library Association, Programme. 1889
Newfield Miscellaneous Items
Reel 1
The Records and Proceedings of the Town of Cayuta, Tioga County, New York 1811-1862 . (Dates and type of entries not in consecutive order)
Reel 1
Newfield Literary Society and Debating Club, Constitution and By-Laws, Minutes, October 17, 1896-April 23, 1897
Reel 1
Newfield Ladies Monday Club, Constitution and By-Laws, Minutes, October 11, 1948-March 15, 1965 ; list of Ex-Presidents, 1893-1947 .
Reel 1
Newfield and Trumbull's Corners Methodist Episcopal Church and Sunday School Directory, July 1, 1880
Reel 1
Census Book, A.R. Allen (Undertaker), 1898
Reel 1
"Death Book," A.R. Allen (Undertaker), 1903-1920 (Annual list of people buried)
Reel 1
Grant's Petersburg Progress (Virginia) Vol. 1, No. 4, April 10, 1865
Newfield Newspapers
Reel 2
Newfield Tribune. Vol. I April 21, 1888-April 13, 1889
Reel 2
Newfield Tribune. Vol. II April 20, 1889-April 12, 1890
Reel 2
Newfield Tribune. Vol. III April 19, 1890-June 28, 1890
Reel 2
Newfield Home News. June 7, 1941 (Sourvenir Edition) (with Vols. II and III)