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A guide to the Hicks family and Hicks Engine Works photograph albums, 1895-1925
P16-013 (SAFR 24849)  
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Description
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.
Background
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.
Extent
3 items.
Restrictions
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.
Availability
This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.