William Bissey, 1836-1918 [RG5934.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG5934.AM:  William Bissey, 1836-1918

Diaries:  1884-1914
Sterling, Johnson County, Neb.: Carpenter; store keeper
Size:  0.25 cu.ft.; 7 volumes

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection consists of seven diaries of William Bissey containing information on daily activities, local events and weather.  Bissey was a carpenter, store keeper and owned a boarding house in Sterling, Nebraska.  The diaries date from 1884-1885, 1893-1896, 1896-1898, 1898-1899, 1899-1901, 1903-1905 and 1911-1914.

 

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