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James Allen Rogers biography

 Collection — Folder: S1748
Identifier: S1748

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a photocopy of a hand-written document ranging from 1848 to 1924 regarding James Allen Roger's life.


  • 1848-1924


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

James Allen Rogers was born on January 27, 1848 to Samuel and Malinda Rogers, in Jennings County, Indiana. He enlisted in Company C, 101st regiment on August 15, 1862 and served until May 25, 1865. He married Avilda M. Earl on June 8, 1865 and they moved to Hamilton County, Indiana. They had seven children and were married for sixty-three years. They moved to Hortonville, Indiana where he died on February 1, 1924.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)


This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from C. Dunn on 1963/03/29.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2013/11/05 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2013/11/05 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid revised 2018/06/06 by Lauren Patton.
James Allen Rogers biography
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.