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Dickerson, Philemon 1788-1862

Works: 31 works in 41 publications in 1 language and 386 library holdings
Genres: Patents  History  Records and correspondence  Sources  Archives  Biography  Legislative bills  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: K46, 347.91
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Most widely held works by Philemon Dickerson
City of Paterson, its past, present, and future by Philemon Dickerson( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speech of Mr. Dickerson of New Jersey on the bill for distributing a part of the revenue of the United States among the several States by Philemon Dickerson( Book )

2 editions published in 1829 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lecture on the city of Paterson, its past, present, and future : delivered by Ph. Dickerson, Esq. before the Paterson Educational Association, January 31, 1856 by Philemon Dickerson( Book )

3 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stevens family papers by Stevens (Family :( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Materials include letters, notes, drafts, bills, deeds, and other indentures, broadsides, copies of official documents, memoranda, maps and diagrams, as well as field books, journals, day books, account books, letter books, briefs, and historical and genealogical notes and memorabilia. In general, dates represented in the collection range from August, 1666, to the late nineteenth century. Copies of several letters of 1664 and 1665 are included and there are occasional letters and copies of wills through November, 1959. Subject matter of the papers relates to the activities and interests of the Stevens family of New Jersey in that colony and state, and in New York City and Philadelphia. Papers of the Hoboken Land and Improvement Co., a family corporation in New Jersey, are organized and filmed separately, though an integral part of the Stevens family papers, they cover roughly the years from 1839-1939
Canfield-Dickerson families papers( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, diaries, financial records, and legal papers, of allied families of Morris County, N.J
Charles Lanman Manuscripts Relating to New Jersey by Charles Lanman( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection comprises Charles Lanman's correspondence and manuscripts of autobiographical notes of 8 congressmen from New Jersey -- Lucius Quntius Cincinnatus Elmer (1793-1883), Frederick Theodore Frelinghuysen (1817-1885), George Armstrong Halsey (1827-1894), William Pennington (1796-1862), Nehemiah Perry (1816-1881), William Wright (1790-1866), Philemon Dickerson (1788-1862), Peter Dumont Vroom Jr. (1791-1873)
Peter D. Vroom papers by Peter Dumont Vroom( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection consists of general correspondence from 1783-1869, individual legal case files from 1813-1891, letter books from 1840-1857, personal financial records from 1813-1861, diaries from 1850-1874, subscription and nominations lists from 1832-1868, and written personal opinions from 1822-1870. The collection also contains record books from various New Jersey churches, organizations, and individuals from 1821-1856 and Supreme Court cases from 1840-1894
by Edwin A Ely( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Autograph letters and signed documents, chiefly from the Revolutionary era
Mahlon Dickerson and Philemon Dickerson papers by Mahlon Dickerson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection dates from 1774-1922, with bulk dates of 1830-1850, and consists of the correspondence, diaries, and professional papers of Mahlon Dickerson and Philemon Dickerson, with additional correspondence and business papers of extended family members, including Edward Nicoll Dickerson, John M. Gould, Jonathan Dickerson, Silas Dickerson, Mahlon Ford Dickerson, and Mary Dickerson Canfield. Correspondence is this series contains letters received by Mahlon Dickerson, and highlights his time as Secretary of the Navy and to a lesser extent, his time as New Jersey's Governor and Senator. New Jersey politics, along with national election campaigns and Jacksonian and Van Buren politics are discussed throughout the correspondence. Specific political issues of the time, such as the Second Bank of America, the Bankruptcy Bill of 1841, the Protective Tariffs of 1828 and 1832, and Southern nullification, are highlighted, as is Dickerson's strong support of protective tariffs and the iron industry. There are also a large number of letters to Dickerson both as Senator and as Secretary of the Navy requesting recommendations and/or military or political appointments. The correspondence of his brother, Philemon Dickerson, includes incoming letters regarding his legal cases as well as numerous requests for recommendations or political appointments for such offices as Postmaster and Steam Boat Inspector. Other issues brought to Dickerson's attention include the Bankruptcy Bill of 1841, miners' rights to mineral property in New Jersey, protection of the land rights of Louisiana residents during the switch from French to American rule, the Camden and Woodbury Railroad, and the relocation of various regiments along the southwestern frontier
Stevens family papers by Stevens (Family :( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection contains the papers of the Stevens Family, covering the years 1663 to 1959. The papers include business and financial records, legal records, as well as personal papers belonging to various members of the Stevens Family. The bulk of the papers mainly belong to Basil Stevens (fl. 1818-1843), Edwin A. Stevens (1795-1868), Francis B. Stevens (d. 1908), Hon. John Stevens (1715-1792), Colonel John Stevens (1749-1838), Richard Stevens (1723-1802), and Robert L. Stevens (1787-1856)
Letter, 1850 April 8, Patterson, N.J., to Daniel Webster [n.p.] by Philemon Dickerson( )

1 edition published in 1850 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Praises Webster's speech on the California bill. Calhoun's speech gave him great pain
New Jersey Bank manuscript collection by New Jersey Bank( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Artificial collection of ca. 60 items consisting primarily of envelopes and handwritten letters. Some of the material pertains to railroads in the mid-Atlantic region; some of it consists of letters sent or received by persons in New Jersey
Miscellaneous manuscripts( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Other persons represented include Caesar Rodney, John Rutherford (1760-1840), Winfield Scott, Jared Sparks, James Speed, Richard Stockton (1764-1828), Edward C. Stokes, Charles C. Stratton, J.S. Sutter, Daniel D. Tompkins, Joseph Trumbull, Samuel Tucker, George Vail, Elias Van Arsdale, Ralph Voorhees, Peter Dumont Vroom, Theodore Dwight Weld, William A. Whitehead, William Carlos Williams, John Wood, George Wurts, George Wythe, and Isaac Young
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Alternative Names
Philemon Dickerson American politician

Philemon Dickerson Amerikaans politicus (1788-1862)

Philemon Dickerson amerikai politikus

Philemon Dickerson amerikansk politiker

Philemon Dickerson polític estatunidenc

Philemon Dickerson politicien américain

Philemon Dickerson político estadounidense

Philemon Dickerson politico statunitense

Philemon Dickerson US-amerikaanschen Politiker

Philemon Dickerson US-amerikanesche Politiker

Philemon Dickerson US-amerikanischer Politiker

Philemon Dickerson yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

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