Manuscript Group 97, Edward Nicoll Dickerson (1824-1889), Engineer and attorney Record books, 1846-1857

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Manuscript Group 97, Edward Nicoll Dickerson (1824-1889), Engineer and attorney Record books, 1846-1857, 4 volumes
Call Number: MG 97


Summary:

Daybooks and ledgers of Edward Nicoll Dickerson, a lawyer, mechanical engineer, and son of Philemon Dickerson. After his admission to the bar in Paterson, New Jersey in 1845, Dickerson practiced law in New Jersey and New York, representing Samuel Colt and Charles Goodyear in two important cases. Meanwhile, his interest in engineering led to consulting work for the Society for Establishing Useful Manufactures and the Suckasunny Mining Company.

Related Collections:

Manuscript Group 13, Mahlon Dickerson (1770-1853) and Philemon Dickerson (1788-1862) Papers
Manuscript Group 98, M.F. Dickerson and Company Records
Manuscript Group 101, Dickerson Mine Records
Manuscript Group 249, Canfield-Dickerson Family (Morris County, NJ) Papers

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