The Hicks engines and family photograph albums, circa 1895-1925, (SAFR 24849, P16-013) are comprised of albums containing
photographs related to the production and use of Hicks engines. The collection has been processed to the File Unit level and
is open for use.
James L. Hicks, an Irish immigrant, was a machinist in San Francisco, California. His business focused on sewing machines
early in his career, and later he shifted to gas engines and machine tools.
Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other
case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.
This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.