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Rogers Family Civil War Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0831-sc

Scope and Contents Note

A collection of photocopies of a diary from a soldier in the Civil War who served in the 1st Wisconsin Cavalry Regiment and of articles from the Broadhead (Wisconsin) Independent, 1862-1866, about the 18th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment in which Daniel A. Rogers served. The articles in the Broadhead Independent were written by Thos. A. Jackson. Also included is a letter to Frank A. Rogers from Ed S. Miner written in 1913 about their time together in the war.

Dates

  • 1862-1983
  • Majority of material found within 1862-1864

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

No restrictions on access.

Digital access is available in the Digital Access series [and/or] directly through Digital Commons (https://digitalcommons.library.umaine.edu/manuscripts_19th_century/2/).

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Biographical Note

The Rogers family lived in Wisconsin during the time of the Civil War. Daniel A. Rogers was born in Somerset County, Maine and served in the 18th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment. Daniel was the father of Franklin A. Rogers who served in the 1st Wisconsin Cavalry Regiment and the grandfather of Charlie Rogers.

Extent

1 folder (11 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

A collection of photocopies of a diary from a soldier in the Civil War who served in the 1st Wisconsin Cavalry Regiment and of articles from the Broadhead (Wisconsin) Independent, 1862-1866, about the 18th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment in which Daniel A. Rogers served. The articles in the Broadhead Independent were written by Thos. A. Jackson. Also included is a letter to Frank A. Rogers from Ed S. Miner written in 1913 about their time together in the war.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Bonnie Rogers.

Note

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.

Title
Guide to the Rogers Family Civil War Collection
Status
No Additional Box Or Folder List For This Small Collection
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686