Scope and Contents note
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
- 1855 - 1988
Conditions Governing Access note
Most manuscripts collections at the Georgetown University Booth Family Center for Special Collections are open to researchers; however, restrictions may apply to some collections. Collections stored off site require a minimum of three days for retrieval. For use of all manuscripts collections, researchers are advised to contact the Booth Family Center for Special Collections in advance of any visit.
From the Collection: 44.5 Linear Feet (30 boxes)
Language of Materials
The Photographs Series consists of 2 linear feet of photographs from the Rogers and Clarke families, ranging from the 1850s to the 1980s. Most notably, the series includes a large number of photographs of J. Harris Rogers, both in and out of the laboratory. Also included are photos of Grace Greenwood, James Webb Rogers I, Jeannette and A. Hamilton Gibbs, as well as other prominent members of the families. Special files containing group photos and miscellaneous files often contain photos of individuals with their own files elsewhere in the series.
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