Chemung County Library District

Chemung County Digital Collections in New York Heritage

1876 Map Scale and descirption

Atlases of Chemung County

A collection consisting of two early atlases of Chemung County (1869,1904) and two early atlases of the City of Elmira (1876, 1896). Each image in this collection is a full scale scan of the original items.

Lake & Water Street 1972

Floods of Chemung County

This digital collection derived from the Chemung County Historical Society’s archive and the Chemung County Library District’s collection, includes photographs, documents, video, and/or sound recordings about the floods that impacted Chemung County.

Elmira Free Academy 1915

High School Yearbooks

Made available by the Chemung County Library District and the Chemung County Historical Society. This collection consists of High School Yearbooks from the Central library's collection which initially will include Elmira Free Academy and Elmira Southside High School. As the collection grows, we will begin to include Thomas Edison, Horseheads, and Notre Dame. To protect privacy of the students and faculty,  the Chemung County Library District will not upload a yearbook until  75 years after its publication.

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