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Catalog Number 2009.18DICK
Object Name Dickson Family
Scope & Content
The Thomas Dickson Family File. Thomas Dickson donated ten acres of land to the railroad for the establishment of the town of "Dicksonville" in 1867. When the sign was made for the new railroad station the name was mispelled to Dixon. Thomas DIckson gave his approval for the mispelled name to remain as all of the signs and schedules had already been printed.

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Collection Dixon Public Library Historical Files
People DIckson, Thomas
Hood, Jane Parker
Dudley, Mrs. E F.
Dudley, E. D.
Dudley, Hazel, B.
Baldwin, Ina
Monahan, Pearl
Dickson, Henry
Dickson, Nathan
Dickson, Elizabeth
Dickson, Martha
Subjects Holy Ghost Festival