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Ezra Dickerman papers

Label
Ezra Dickerman papers, 1879-1969
Title
Ezra Dickerman papers
Inclusive dates
1879-1969
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Language
eng
Summary
  • Manuscripts: Correspondence, essays, ledgers, leases, contracts, ore settlements, invoices and receipts concern Dickerman's mining interests. Also included is extensive personal correspondence between Dickerman, his children, and extended family
  • Photographs. Photo box 1: Studio portraits of United States Civil War military personnel from the 20th Connecticut Volunteers, Company D. Show images of a wounded Ezra Day Dickerman. Includes portraits of Lieut. General Ulysses S. Grant and Brigadier General William T. Sherman, General Ambrose E. Burnside, General Alpheus S. Williams, Col. David A. Russell, Brigadier General Henry Warner Slocum, and three portraits of unidentified women. Photo box 2 : Views of Colorado, New Jersey, Connecticut and New York. Images of minerals, mines and mining in Leadville, Colorado, ships, boat shops, and the waterfront in Norfolk, Virginia; family photographs from New York and Connecticut. Photo box 3 : Studio portraits, group portraits, snapshots of friends and relatives of the Ezra Day Dickerman family. Albums include images of Colorado, Connecticut, and Virginia and friends, family, and relatives. Images of U.S. Navy warships, harbors, towns, houses, businesses, and mines. Photo box 4 : Views of the Morning Star Consolidated Mining Company, the Evening Star Mine, the Henrietta Maid Mining Company, and various unidentified mines, and identified and unidentified mine shafts. Images of miners, mining equipment, scenery, and houses in and near Leadville, Lake County, Colorado
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Biographical or historical data
Ezra Dickerman was born in New Haven, Connecticut, in 1867. He managed Colorado mines including Morning Star Consolidated Mining Co., Evening Star Mining Co., Ward Consolidated Mining Co. (which merged into Star Consolidated Mining Co.), Catalpa Mining Co., Crescent Mining Co., and Sunday Mines. In 1924, he merged Star Consolidated (with George Cramer and Fred Smith) to form Cramer and Co. He was also involved with Lone Hand Leasing Co., Bonanza Development Co., Fryer Hill Mines Co., Leadville Mines Pumping Co. and, later with his son Edward, Ezra Dickerman Enterprises. In 1891, Ezra married Ethel Porter. They lived in Leadville and had four children: Ethel Cornelia, Mary Porter, Edward Day, and Beatrice Bradley. Mrs. Dickerman passed away in 1908. Ezra retired at the age of 72 and moved to California. He died there at the age of 102.
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DPL
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1867-1969
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Dickerman, Ezra
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Marvin, Mary
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  • Dicker family
  • Dickerman, Ezra Day
  • Dickerman, Ezra
  • Dickerman, Ethel Porter
  • Dickerman, Edward Dwight
  • O'Brien, Ethel Cornelia Dickerman
  • Marvin, Mary PDPLA
  • Lamoreaux, Beatrice Bradley Dickerman
  • Lamoreaux family
  • Dicker family
  • United States
  • Mines and mineral resources
  • Mining corporations
  • Mines and mineral resources
  • Generals
  • United States
  • United States
  • Colorado
  • Leadville (Colo.)
  • Virginia
  • Connecticut
  • New York (State)
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Ezra Dickerman papers
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Contents
Photo box 1. Genrl. Grant -- Brig. Genrl Sherman -- Burnside -- Brig. Genrl Williams -- Col. Rusness -- Col. Wooster -- Dr. Terry -- Capt. Woodward -- Capt. Smith -- Capt. James Spruce -- [Lieut. Cecil A.] Burleigh -- Dr. Daul L. Jewett -- Chaplain Frisbie -- W.B. Abbott, Adjutant 20th CV -- [Lieut. Arthur] Boardman -- Nolan -- Sparks -- Capt. E.D. Dickerman -- Photo box 2. Twin Lakes -- Lake Park -- Timberline Lake, Eagle Peak -- From Ball Mt., Iowa Gulch -- Lake Park fire burn -- Henry E. Cramerage -- John Ellison or Erlanson -- Jerry O'Brien -- Dickerman house -- Leadville, Barnum Bailey Circus -- Dog & Pony Show, Big top tent and Barnum Bailey Circus -- Bridgeport, Connecticut, City Pleasure Beach -- 'Jenn' faithful bull terrier -- S.S. Hunter, backyard -- Stewart Hunter and horse Charley -- 'Man chicken' gamecock -- Brown pointer "Don' -- Robins Island, Long Island, N.Y., tryouts for pointers -- Hillanddale Farm, Mamaroneck, N.Y. Watson B. Dickerman -- Norfolk, Virginia, Marineways storage, two Queen's Cup defenders, 'Mayflower, ' 'Vigilant' -- Norfolk, Nuse River, Dickerman & Wiley Boat Shop, a steam fisherman -- Norfolk, Wallace Brothers yacht anchorage & overhaul shops -- Norfolk, Elizabeth River and dockage -- Norfolk, oysterman on marine ways for check up -- Norfolk, waterfront before World War I -- New Port News, U.S. service vessels -- [Mineral sample] -- McHarg shaft house and dumps -- Lake County, Carbonate Hill, Leadville, Colo. main Evening Star shaft house -- North Sunday shaft house on Ball Mountain -- Star Consolidated Mining Co -- Toward Tennessee Park, looking northwest from Morning Star Office, Carbonate Hill -- Morning Star Con'd Mining Co., last pump house, ladder shaft, Carelton shaft -- Leadville, Colo -- Bismark Lode claim -- Henrietta-Maid Mining Co., Maid of Erin surface plant -- Arkansas Valley, Chalk Cliff waterfall -- Photo box 3. Ezra Dickerman family, Ethel, wife, children, Beatrice, Ethel, Mary, Edward -- Dickerman family, Ezra Day Dickerman, Edward Lacy Dickerman, Ezra, Captain 20th Conn. Vols., Company D -- Photograph album, Virginia [and] Colorado, Dickerman family, sites -- Photographs, Ethel Porter Dickerman, friends and children -- Individual and family portraits -- Dickerman family, portraits, group pictures, graveyard -- Dickerman family friends, portraits -- Leadville, travel -- Beatrice Dickerman Lamoreaux family, Ezra D. Dickerman, Lacy family, children, Paul, Chloe, Edward -- Ezra's grandchildren: Edward Day Dickerman, Brian O'Brian, Paul W. Lamoreaux -- Dickerman family, Ezra, Beatrice (daughter), grandchildren -- Dickerman relatives and friends -- Colorado, California -- portraits in frames -- Photo album, Colorado [and] Connecticut, family friends, scenic -- Photograph album, Hampton Roads, V.A., U.S. vessels -- Photo box 4. Leadville, Colo., Carbonate Hill -- Morning Star Con'd Mining Co. -- Lake County, Colorado, Breece Hill, Ball Mt. North Sunday Mine and Ball Mt. head frame -- Evening Star Mining Co -- McHarg Shaft, Morning Star Con'd Mine -- Barnum & Baily Circus comes to Leadville -- Henrietta Maid Mining Co., Leadville, Colo -- Morning Star Mine, Carleton Shaft -- Mudd House, 120 W. 8th Street, Telluride -- Ouray, Colo. -- 307 W. 8th Leadville, Colo. -- Upper shaft, shaft plan -- Evening Star Mine [shaft plan] -- [Mining equipment] Plant City, Fla
Extent
31.5 linear ft. (32 boxes), 1 oversize box, 24 oversize ledgers, 18 oversize folios, 5 oversize folders. 5.5 linear ft. (4 photo boxes: photographic prints
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo
Immediate source of acquisition
Mary Marvin;
Organization method
Organized in 4 series: 1. Mining companies 1879-1969 (box 1-21) -- 2. Personal 1880-1969 (box 22-29) -- 3. Photographs (copies) (box 30) -- 4. Oversize, 1880-1933.
Other physical details
carte-de-visite, albumen, photographs : ambrotypes, tintypes, daguerreotypes, card photographs, stereographs, postcards, glass negatives, cyanotypes, 1 photograph album)
System control number
  • OCM43948155
  • (OCoLC)43948155
Label
Ezra Dickerman papers
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Contents
Photo box 1. Genrl. Grant -- Brig. Genrl Sherman -- Burnside -- Brig. Genrl Williams -- Col. Rusness -- Col. Wooster -- Dr. Terry -- Capt. Woodward -- Capt. Smith -- Capt. James Spruce -- [Lieut. Cecil A.] Burleigh -- Dr. Daul L. Jewett -- Chaplain Frisbie -- W.B. Abbott, Adjutant 20th CV -- [Lieut. Arthur] Boardman -- Nolan -- Sparks -- Capt. E.D. Dickerman -- Photo box 2. Twin Lakes -- Lake Park -- Timberline Lake, Eagle Peak -- From Ball Mt., Iowa Gulch -- Lake Park fire burn -- Henry E. Cramerage -- John Ellison or Erlanson -- Jerry O'Brien -- Dickerman house -- Leadville, Barnum Bailey Circus -- Dog & Pony Show, Big top tent and Barnum Bailey Circus -- Bridgeport, Connecticut, City Pleasure Beach -- 'Jenn' faithful bull terrier -- S.S. Hunter, backyard -- Stewart Hunter and horse Charley -- 'Man chicken' gamecock -- Brown pointer "Don' -- Robins Island, Long Island, N.Y., tryouts for pointers -- Hillanddale Farm, Mamaroneck, N.Y. Watson B. Dickerman -- Norfolk, Virginia, Marineways storage, two Queen's Cup defenders, 'Mayflower, ' 'Vigilant' -- Norfolk, Nuse River, Dickerman & Wiley Boat Shop, a steam fisherman -- Norfolk, Wallace Brothers yacht anchorage & overhaul shops -- Norfolk, Elizabeth River and dockage -- Norfolk, oysterman on marine ways for check up -- Norfolk, waterfront before World War I -- New Port News, U.S. service vessels -- [Mineral sample] -- McHarg shaft house and dumps -- Lake County, Carbonate Hill, Leadville, Colo. main Evening Star shaft house -- North Sunday shaft house on Ball Mountain -- Star Consolidated Mining Co -- Toward Tennessee Park, looking northwest from Morning Star Office, Carbonate Hill -- Morning Star Con'd Mining Co., last pump house, ladder shaft, Carelton shaft -- Leadville, Colo -- Bismark Lode claim -- Henrietta-Maid Mining Co., Maid of Erin surface plant -- Arkansas Valley, Chalk Cliff waterfall -- Photo box 3. Ezra Dickerman family, Ethel, wife, children, Beatrice, Ethel, Mary, Edward -- Dickerman family, Ezra Day Dickerman, Edward Lacy Dickerman, Ezra, Captain 20th Conn. Vols., Company D -- Photograph album, Virginia [and] Colorado, Dickerman family, sites -- Photographs, Ethel Porter Dickerman, friends and children -- Individual and family portraits -- Dickerman family, portraits, group pictures, graveyard -- Dickerman family friends, portraits -- Leadville, travel -- Beatrice Dickerman Lamoreaux family, Ezra D. Dickerman, Lacy family, children, Paul, Chloe, Edward -- Ezra's grandchildren: Edward Day Dickerman, Brian O'Brian, Paul W. Lamoreaux -- Dickerman family, Ezra, Beatrice (daughter), grandchildren -- Dickerman relatives and friends -- Colorado, California -- portraits in frames -- Photo album, Colorado [and] Connecticut, family friends, scenic -- Photograph album, Hampton Roads, V.A., U.S. vessels -- Photo box 4. Leadville, Colo., Carbonate Hill -- Morning Star Con'd Mining Co. -- Lake County, Colorado, Breece Hill, Ball Mt. North Sunday Mine and Ball Mt. head frame -- Evening Star Mining Co -- McHarg Shaft, Morning Star Con'd Mine -- Barnum & Baily Circus comes to Leadville -- Henrietta Maid Mining Co., Leadville, Colo -- Morning Star Mine, Carleton Shaft -- Mudd House, 120 W. 8th Street, Telluride -- Ouray, Colo. -- 307 W. 8th Leadville, Colo. -- Upper shaft, shaft plan -- Evening Star Mine [shaft plan] -- [Mining equipment] Plant City, Fla
Extent
31.5 linear ft. (32 boxes), 1 oversize box, 24 oversize ledgers, 18 oversize folios, 5 oversize folders. 5.5 linear ft. (4 photo boxes: photographic prints
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo
Immediate source of acquisition
Mary Marvin;
Organization method
Organized in 4 series: 1. Mining companies 1879-1969 (box 1-21) -- 2. Personal 1880-1969 (box 22-29) -- 3. Photographs (copies) (box 30) -- 4. Oversize, 1880-1933.
Other physical details
carte-de-visite, albumen, photographs : ambrotypes, tintypes, daguerreotypes, card photographs, stereographs, postcards, glass negatives, cyanotypes, 1 photograph album)
System control number
  • OCM43948155
  • (OCoLC)43948155

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