The Resource William Frederick August Bernhamers daily journal

William Frederick August Bernhamers daily journal

Label
William Frederick August Bernhamers daily journal, 1867-1868
Title
William Frederick August Bernhamers daily journal
Inclusive dates
1867-1868
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection is a daily journal kept by William Frederick August Bernhamers from January 1st, 1868 to December 31st, 1868. Each entry contains the weather for that particular day and can last for a couple of words or a couple of sentences describing William's activities for the day. The journal is entirely handwritten and there is also a listing of finances at the end of the journal divided by month
Biographical or historical data
William Frederick August Bernhamers was born around 1849 in Indiana to parents who were from Prussia. His wife, Louise, was born around 1853 in Louisiana to parents from Baden, a region of modern day Germany. The two were married sometime between 1870 and 1880. William worked as a lawyer for most of his life and advertised in the Indianapolis city directory as a lawyer who "makes a specialty of examining abstracts and supplying defects in titles from official records throughout the state." His office was at 94 E. Court Street in the city. Sources: Ancestry.com "1880 Federal Census" ; "1870 Federal Census" ; "U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995: R.L. Polk & Co's Indianapolis City Directory, 1890."
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bernhamers, William Frederick August
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  • Finance, Personal
  • Weather
Label
William Frederick August Bernhamers daily journal
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/5122
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/09/18 by Abby Currier. EAD finding aid created 2018/09/18 by Abby Currier
Arrangement
This collection is only one item.
Control code
21564275
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a purchase from Louis Wien on 1940/06/19.
System control number
(OCoLC)1056208729
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 volume
Label
William Frederick August Bernhamers daily journal
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/5122
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/09/18 by Abby Currier. EAD finding aid created 2018/09/18 by Abby Currier
Arrangement
This collection is only one item.
Control code
21564275
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a purchase from Louis Wien on 1940/06/19.
System control number
(OCoLC)1056208729
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 volume

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