Guide to the Bickham Papers


Title:
Bickham Papers
Repository:
Dayton Metro Library
Phone: 937-496-8654
http://www.daytonmetrolibrary.org/
Creator:
Bickham, William Dennison, 1827-1894
Dates:
1728-1949
Bulk dates:
1860-1902
Quantity:
3.0 linear feet
Abstract:
The Bickham Collection contains materials created or collected by Dayton Journal editor William D. Bickham, by his sons Daniel D. Bickham and Charles G. Bickham, and by his wife's family, the Strickle family of Wilmington, Ohio. Materials primarily concern the family members' careers in the military, politics, and journalism. The collection includes correspondence, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, photographs, and military papers. The subject matter include late 19th century Republican politics on state and national levels; military activities during the American Civil War, the Spanish-American War, and the Philippine Insurrection; and the history of the Dayton Journal newspaper.
Identification:
017
Language:
The records are in English