NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID
RG5934.AM: William Bissey, 1836-1918
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.