Dickinson, Daniel S. (Daniel Stevens), 1800-1866

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U.S. Senator from New York; b. in Goshen, Conn., moved with his parents to Guilford, N.Y., in 1806; studied law and began practice in Guilford, N.Y.; moved to Binghamton and became first president of the City of Binghamton in 1834; state legislator; in 1844 appointed and subsequently elected as a Democrat to the U.S. Senate; reelected in 1845 and served until 1851; resumed the practice of law; elected attorney general of New York in 1861; appointed by Abraham Lincoln as U.S. attorney for the southern district of New York, 1865-1866.


From the description of Daniel S. Dickinson letter, 1857 Aug. 3. (Litchfield Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 747950457

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referencedIn Bullus, Oscar, ca. 1800-1871. Letters received, 1816-1867 (inclusive). Rutgers University
referencedIn Thomas Addis Emmet collection, 1483-1876, 1700-1800 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Burke, Edmund, 1809-1882. Edmund Burke papers, 1821-1881. Library of Congress
creatorOf Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852. Letter, 1850 Sept. 26, to Daniel S. Dickinson. New Hampshire Newsp Project
referencedIn Bouck, William C., 1786-1859. William C. Bouck papers, 1727-1866. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Dickinson, Daniel S. (Daniel Stevens), 1800-1866. Daniel S. Dickinson letter, 1857 Aug. 3. Litchfield Historical Society
creatorOf Dickinson, Daniel W. Certificate of release of prisoner of war, 1865 June 11. Natural History Museum Los Angeles County Foundation, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
creatorOf Daniel Stevens Dickinson letters, 1829-1866 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878. Letter, 1876. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf William L. Clements Library. Lewis Cass papers, 1774-1924. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn Corcoran, W. W. (William Wilson), 1798-1888. W.W. Corcoran papers, 1791-1896 (bulk 1849-1888). Library of Congress
referencedIn Vann, Irving Goodwin, 1842-1921,. Vann collection, 1778-1887 (inclusive), 1822-1887 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Dickinson, Daniel S. (Daniel Stevens), 1800-1866. Correspondence and stock certificates, 1807-1895. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Charles Baldwin Sedgwick Papers, 1814-1891 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Alabama. Governor (1837-1841 : Bagby). Reward files, 1838-1841. Alabama Department of Archives and History
referencedIn Lewis Cass papers, Cass, Lewis, papers, 1774-1924 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Everett, Edward, 1794-1865. Letters, 1816-1863. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Burr, Alfred E., 1815-1900. Alfred E. Burr papers, 1852-1888. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Autograph File, D, 1586-1975. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Dickinson, Harriet. Dickinson-Miller families genealogical research notes, 1831-1964. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Townsend, George Alfred, 1841-1914. The real life of Abraham Lincoln : a talk with Mr. Herndon, his late law partner / by George Alfred Townsend. Allen County Public Library, ACPL
referencedIn The Daniel S. Dickinson Statue papers, 1922-1924 State University of New York, Binghamton University Libraries, Glenn G. Bartle Library
referencedIn W. W. Corcoran Papers, 1791-1896, (bulk 1849-1888) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Thompson, John Reuben, 1823-1873. Letter to Henry Stevens Randall [manuscript] 1860 Feb. 7. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn William C. Bouck papers, 1727-1866. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Dickinson, Gaius, fl. 1791. Dickinson Papers, 1791 March 6-November 4. William & Mary Libraries
creatorOf Jackson, Henry R. (Henry Rootes), 1820-1898. Henry Rootes Jackson scrapbook, ca. 1860. University of Georgia, University of Georgia, Main Library
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Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
New York (State)
Binghamton (N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
New York (State)
Statesmen--United States--Correspondence
Senators, U.S. Congress
Statesmen--New York (State)
Prisoners of war


Birth 1800-09-11

Death 1866-04-12


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