Oliver M. Dickerson Papers, ca. 1923-1951
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Brief Description:

Papers of Oliver Morton Dickerson, A.M. '03 and Ph.D. '06 (1875-1966), containing handwritten notes of "Contemporary American Revolutionary Material, 1765-1775", prepared from American and British newspapers, published pamphlets and manuscript collections in America and Great Britain. Subjects include Admiralty Courts, agriculture, appointment of governors, Black population, Boston Massacre, churches, commerce, trade and trade regulations, Committees of Correspondence, Continental Congress, customs commissioners, forests and naval stores, fur trade, import duties, impressment, Indian affairs, Lexington and Concord, manufacturers, Navigation Act, non-importation, Quebec Act, Repressive Acts, soldiers and military preparations, Sons of Liberty, Stamp Act, tea and tea parties, treaties and writs of assistance.

The series also includes brief research and lecture notes on current events (1920's) and related American history topics.

Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
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Urbana, IL 61820
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Record Series Number: 26/20/33
Created by: Dickerson, Oliver Morton (1875-1966)
Volume: 1.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 8/1/74
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/2620033.pdf
Arrangement: by subject
Subject Index
American Revolution
British Empire
Colonial History
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]