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Collection Number RG1139.AM
Collection Name RG1139 Kinsey, James Baker, 1872-1949
Identifier Diary
Size and Materials 1 item
Title James Baker Kinsey diary
Date or Date Span 1896-1897
Year Range from 1896
Year Range to 1897
Scope & Content The collection consists of one item, a diary written by James Baker Kinsey. The entries date from 1896-1897 and describe a trip taken from Texas to Kansas and southeast Nebraska, where Kinsey sold bibles. Kinsey provides details relating to a visit to Lincoln, Nebraska; his meeting with William Jennings Bryan; and a tour of the Nebraska State Penitentiary.
Creator Kinsey, James Baker, 1872-1949
Finding Aids James Baker Kinsey finding aid
Subjects Prisons
People Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925
Kinsey, James Baker, 1872-1949
Search Terms Baptists in Nebraska
Lancaster County (Neb.) -- History
Lincoln (Neb.) -- History
Nebraska State Penitentiary (Lincoln, Neb.)
Prisons -- Nebraska