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Catalog Number 2005.18.27
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description The Dickson Family for whom the town of Dixon was named riding in a horseless carriage in 1899.
Lady in the back seat is Mrs. Jane (Mrs. Thomas) Dickson (1).She was born in Pennsylvania on December 13, 1813 .
Lady in the front seat (2) wearing a dark hat and fur cape is Mrs. Elizabeth Dudley, the oldest child of Jane and Thomas Dickson. She was born in Illinois on February 3, 1834.
Man in the back seat wearing a hat is Earl Delmar Dudley, son of Mrs. Elizabeth Dudley and grandson of Jane Dickson. He was born on the Dudley Ranch near Dixon in1859. He is 40 years old.
Girl in the front seat is Hazel Bea (Bedelia) Dudley, daughter of Delmar Dudley, great grandaughter of Jane Dickson. She is 9 years old and was born in Chico in 1890. Old fig trees in the background were planted about 1858.
Date 1899
Title Dickson Family 1913
Collection Dixon Public Library Archive Photo Collection
Caption Dickson/Dudley Family
Search Terms People
DIckson, Jane
Dickson, Mrs. Thomas (Jane)
Dudley, Elizabeth
Dudley, Earl Delmar
Dudley, Bea (Bedelia
Automobiles - Horseless Carriage
People DIckson, Jane
Dickson, Mrs. Thomas (Jane)
Dudley, Elizabeth
Dudley, Earl Delmar
Dudley, Bea (Bedelia)
Subjects People
DIckson, Jane
Dickson, Mrs. Thomas (Jane)
Dudley, Elizabeth
Dudley, Earl Delmar
Dudley, Bea (Bedelia)
Automobiles - Horseless Carriage
Classification People