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Bishman Family Papers
1899
Number of sheets: 1 Letter to Lizzie from cousin Ida in Syracuse 23 Oct 1899. Adam Bishman was born in Germany in 1824. He came to America in 1846 and settled in Otisco in 1856. When the railroad was built through Otisco and completed in 1879 the post office was located in his home. He remained the Otisco Postmaster until 1892.