Select Page

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG2994.AM:  Amos S. Billingsley, 1818-1892



Diary:  1857-1862

Brownville, Nemaha County, Nebraska Territory:  Minister

Size:  1 reel of microfilm



BACKGROUND NOTE



Amos S. Billingsley was a Presbyterian home missionary. He served in the Territory of Nebraska, largely at Brownville, until April of 1861, when he left for the Colorado gold fields.



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of one reel of negative microfilm approximately 15 feet long, which contains the diary of Amos Billingsley. The diary includes recorded births, deaths, marriages, etc., mostly in the town of Brownville, Nebraska Territory, between July 22, 1857 and Oct. 13, 1862. The original diary is not in the NSHS collections; only the microfilm is available.



DESCRIPTION


Reel 1

Diary, 1857-1862

 


ADDED ENTRIES:

Billingsley, Amos S., 1818-1892

Brownville (Neb.)

Clergy — Nebraska

Diaries

Florence (Neb.)

Missionaries — Nebraska

Presbyterian Church — Nebraska — Brownville

Presbyterian Church — Nebraska — Florence



 



HEK/jc   02-04-1966

Revised, kfk   08-08-2003

02-23-2010   Revised TMM