James Dixon was a United States Representative and Senator from Connecticut. Born in Enfield, Connecticut, he pursued preparatory studies, and graduated from Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts in 1834. Wikipedia*

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JAMES DIXON has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 Senate Proceeding.

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U.S. Senator, R-CT December 7, 1857 - March 3, 1869 Videos: 1 U.S. Representative, Whig-CT 1st December 1, 1845 - March 3, 1849 Videos: 0

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