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General Correspondence, 1920, 01/31/1920 - 11/19/1920

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 16

Scope and Contents note

From the Collection:

The Rogers Family Papers consist of fifteen series, the first being on the Rogers & Clarke families in general, and the remainder focusing on the papers of individuals such as James Webb Rogers I, J. Harris Rogers, James Charles Rogers, Cora Rogers Clarke, Phillips H. Clarke Jr., Mae Harris Clarke and George E. Sullivan. The final series contains objects and oversize materials of varying types.

Extent: 30 linear feet Number of Boxes: 19, with 11 oversize containers


  • 01/31/1920 - 11/19/1920

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From the Collection: 44.5 Linear Feet (30 boxes)

Language of Materials


Container Summary

12 letters to J. Harris Rogers, mostly regarding Rogers discoveries in underground wireless communication. Includes 1 TLS from R. Nerenstone of the National Institute of Inventors giving JHR an honorary membership, 1 TLS from the Electric Railway Journal, 1 TLS from Popular Mechanics Magazine, 1 TLS from J. Herbert Quick (23 Oct 1920), 1 ALS from Pathe Exchange, Inc., and 1 TLS from JHR to Science & Invention.

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

Lauinger Library, 5th Floor
37th and O Streets, N.W.
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