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Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Dickey Family Scrapbook. Collection, 1863-1977.
MSU Archives Collection 221



Dickey Family Scrapbook. Collection, 1863-1977. SMHC Manuscript Collection 221. 2 folders.

Abstract:

The Dickey family scrapbook consists of a variety of items that range from clippings to photographs to manuscript documents. Subjects included in this scrapbook are the last will and testament of Sylvester Dickey, genealogical information about the Dickey family, and documents pertaining to the life and death of Edgar Dickey, a veteran of the Civil War. Lineages relate to the families of Edgar Dickey, Clara Parsons, Jeanette (Nettie) Harper Dickey, and Grace Margaret (Scofield) Wilson. Items contained in this collection were collected by E. Dudley Parsons and were arranged chronologically in his scrapbook. All materials, except the three photographs, are photocopies or scans of original documents.

Restrictions:

There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property and libel laws as they apply.

Collection Citation:

Dickey Family Scrapbook. Collection, 1863-1977. SMHC Manuscript Collection 221, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

E. Dudley Parsons donated this collection in February 1977.

Processed By:

Jeff A. Jenson processed this collection and developed the finding aid in February 2003.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that there are no similar manuscript collections about the Dickey family scrapbook available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Dickey, Edgar Van Buren, 1841-1925--Photographs.
Dickey Family.
Dickey, Jeanette Harper (Nettie), 1845-1908.
Dickey, Sylvester, 1807-1898.
Parsons, Clara Ethel (Dickey), 1878-1951.
Scrapbooks.
Wilson, Grace Margaret (Scofield), 1909-1992.

Related Collections at MSUM:

Dickey, Edgar Van Buren, 1841-1925. Letters, 11 October 1861-2 July 1865. SMHC Manuscript Collection 127, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Parsons, James D. "I Tell You It Seems Like War", Compilation, 1980. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1335, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 221

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Folder

Photographs (3), undated

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2

Scrapbook, 1863-1977

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1