John Rogers (1786-1864) Papers A&M.0005

John Rogers (1786-1864) Papers A&M.0005


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P.O. Box 6069
Morgantown, WV 26506-6069
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Staff of the West Virginia & Regional History Center

Repository
West Virginia and Regional History Center
Identification
A&M.0005
Title
John Rogers (1786-1864) Papers1777-1857
URL:
https://archives.lib.wvu.edu/ark:/22916/1518
Quantity
4.75 Linear Feet, Summary: 4 ft. 8 1/2 in. (8 document cases, 5 in. each); (1 document case 2 1/2 in.); (4 small flat storage boxes 3 1/2 in. each)
Creator
Rogers, John , 1786-1864
Location
West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL: https://wvrhc.lib.wvu.edu/
Language
<language langcode="eng" encodinganalog="041">English</language>

Administrative Information

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Preferred Citation

A&M 0005, John Rogers (1786-1864) Papers, West Virginia and Regional History Center, West Virginia University Libraries.


Scope and Contents

This collection embraces business letters, bills, receipts, notes, orders, checks, and personal correspondence of John Rogers, who was a pioneer merchant and iron manufacturer in Monongalia County, Virginia, during the first half of the nineteenth century.

Related Material

5, 504, 1397

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Education
  • Iron furnaces and iron industry.
  • Land.
  • Maryland
  • Mills and mill-work
  • Mississippi
  • Monongalia County (W. Va.)
  • Morgantown (W. Va.)
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rogers, John.
  • Schools. SEE ALSO Academies
  • Turnpikes. SEE ALSO Roads.

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Rogers, John , 1786-1864
  • Rogers, John.

Significant Places Associated With the Collection

  • Maryland
  • Mississippi
  • Monongalia County (W. Va.)
  • Morgantown (W. Va.)
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania

Container List

Archival Resource Key: Mill Account Book, 1860–1865. Box: 1, Mixed Materials Folder: 1,
Archival Resource Key: Miller's Mill Landing Book, 1866–1884. Box: 1, Mixed Materials Folder: 2,
Archival Resource Key: Mill Account Book, 1861–1866. Box: 1, Mixed Materials Folder: 3,
Archival Resource Key: Checks, 1817–1854. Box: 1, Mixed Materials Folder: 4,
Archival Resource Key: Orders for Goods, 1817–1859. Box: 1, Mixed Materials Folder: 5,
Archival Resource Key: Promisory Notes, 1799–1846. Box: 1, Mixed Materials Folder: 6,
Archival Resource Key: John Rodgers Business Correspondence, 1777–1819. Box: 2, Mixed Materials Folder: 1,
Archival Resource Key: John Rodgers Business Correspondence, 1820–1823. Box: 2, Mixed Materials Folder: 2,
Archival Resource Key: John Rodgers Business Correspondence, 1824–1829. Box: 2, Mixed Materials Folder: 3,
Archival Resource Key: John Rodgers Business Correspondence, 1830–1839. Box: 2, Mixed Materials Folder: 4,
Archival Resource Key: John Rodgers Business Correspondence, 1840–1849. Box: 2, Mixed Materials Folder: 5,
Archival Resource Key: John Rodgers Business Correspondence, 1850–1857. Box: 2, Mixed Materials Folder: 6,
Archival Resource Key: John Rodgers Personal Correspondence, 1816–1851. Box: 2, Mixed Materials Folder: 7,
Archival Resource Key: Undated Business Correspondence, undated. Box: 2, Mixed Materials Folder: 8,
Archival Resource Key: Werninger Papers (John Rodgers was the guardian of the heirs of A. Werninger, includes letters and legal documents), 1824–1833. Box: 3, Mixed Materials Folder: 1,
Archival Resource Key: Calmes Estate Papers (the Calmes were John Rodgers' in-laws), 1835–1856. Box: 3, Mixed Materials Folder: 2,
Archival Resource Key: Michael Kern Papers, 1820–1844. Box: 3, Mixed Materials Folder: 3,
Archival Resource Key: Perry Papers, 1835–1840. Box: 3, Mixed Materials Folder: 4,
Archival Resource Key: Real Estate Papers, 1808–1851. Box: 3, Mixed Materials Folder: 5,
Archival Resource Key: Typescript letters and indentures (mostly includes letters from John Rodgers to Isabella Calmes, his future wife), 1792–1852. Box: 3, Mixed Materials Folder: 6,
Archival Resource Key: Miscellaneous Papers, 1819–1840. Box: 3, Mixed Materials Folder: 7,
Archival Resource Key: Miscellaneous Papers - Loose Sheets, undated. Box: 4, Mixed Materials Folder: 1,
Archival Resource Key: Morgantown Fulling Mill Journal, 1823 April 6–1824 March 19. Box: 4, Mixed Materials Folder: 2,
Archival Resource Key: Location Notes of Morgantown and Fishing Creek Turnpike, 1837. Box: 4, Mixed Materials Folder: 3,
Archival Resource Key: Morgantown and Fishing Creek Turnpike (pages 1-209), 1837. Box: 4, Mixed Materials Folder: 4,
Archival Resource Key: Record Book, 1851 October 22. Box: 4, Mixed Materials Folder: 5,
Archival Resource Key: Fulling Mill Book, 1831 August 23–1833 April 12. Box: 4, Mixed Materials Folder: 6,
Archival Resource Key: Morgantown Fulling Mill Day Book, 1824 September 15–1831 April 29. Box: 4, Mixed Materials Folder: 7,
Archival Resource Key: Sawmill Ledger, 1856 April 28–1859 October. Box: 4, Mixed Materials Folder: 8,
Archival Resource Key: Accounts Payable Ledger (general merchandise perchased in Baltimore, Philadelphia, Connellsville; dry goods, hardware, books, paper, jewelry, household ware, cofee, tea, clothing, liquors, sugar), 1816 April 4–1816 October 20. Box: 5, Mixed Materials Folder: 1,
Archival Resource Key: Decker's Creek Grist Mill Ledger, 1816 June 6–1817 April 30. Box: 5, Mixed Materials Folder: 2,
Archival Resource Key: Grist Mill Book and Memorandum Book No. 5, 1816–1828. Box: 5, Mixed Materials Folder: 3,
Archival Resource Key: Grist Mill Cash Book, 1849. Box: 5, Mixed Materials Folder: 4,
Archival Resource Key: Account Book, 1850 November 19–1853 November 5. Box: 5, Mixed Materials Folder: 5,
Archival Resource Key: Accounts Payable (Connellsville), 1820 August 24–1826 September 27. Box: 5, Mixed Materials Folder: 6,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1818 June 2–1818 October 11. Box: 6, Mixed Materials Folder: 1,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1819. Box: 6, Mixed Materials Folder: 2,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book (Includes two books in one volume: June 28, 1820-Nov. 17, 1820 and May 9, 1820-Nov. 17, 1820), 1820 June 28–1820 November 23. Box: 6, Mixed Materials Folder: 3,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1821 May 24–1821 December 13. Box: 6, Mixed Materials Folder: 4,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1821 June 6–1821 November 10. Box: 6, Mixed Materials Folder: 5,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1822 April 3–1822 October 21. Box: 6, Mixed Materials Folder: 6,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book (includes two books in one volume: April 26, 1822-Oct. 21, 1822 and July 7, 1823-Sept. 20, 1823), 1822 April 26–1823 September 20. Box: 6, Mixed Materials Folder: 7,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1823 July 4–1824 September 16. Box: 6, Mixed Materials Folder: 8,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1823. Box: 6, Mixed Materials Folder: 9,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1824. Box: 6, Mixed Materials Folder: 10,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1824 May 15–1824 October 8. Box: 6, Mixed Materials Folder: 11,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1825 May 26–1826 November 26. Box: 6, Mixed Materials Folder: 12,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1823–1824. Box: 7, Mixed Materials Folder: 1,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1829 May 26–1829 September 11. Box: 7, Mixed Materials Folder: 2,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1830 May 15–1831 October 17. Box: 7, Mixed Materials Folder: 3,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1832. Box: 7, Mixed Materials Folder: 4,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book (includes remnant of pamphlet entitled "An Address Delivered before the Corps of Cadets at West Point, 1829"), 1833 May 30–1837 March 21. Box: 7, Mixed Materials Folder: 5,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book, 1832 May 15–1836 June 23. Box: 7, Mixed Materials Folder: 6,
Archival Resource Key: Carding and Ledger Book, 1839. Box: 7, Mixed Materials Folder: 7,
Archival Resource Key: Ledger, 1816–1828. Box: 8, Mixed Materials Folder: 1,
Archival Resource Key: Time Book and weather record (includes miscellaneous comments on local occurences and daily occupation), 1828 July 1–1833 December 21. Box: 8, Mixed Materials Folder: 2,
Archival Resource Key: Day Book, 1816 May 9–1816 December 22. Box: 8, Mixed Materials Folder: 3,
Archival Resource Key: Ledger, 1819–1828. Box: 8, Mixed Materials Folder: 4,
Archival Resource Key: Ledger and Memo Book, 1819–1822. Box: 9, Mixed Materials Folder: 1,
Archival Resource Key: Time Book, 1839 April 1–1843 November 6. Box: 9, Mixed Materials Folder: 2,
Archival Resource Key: Ledger, 1817 December 9–1818 June 6. Box: 9, Mixed Materials Folder: 3,
Archival Resource Key: Time Book, 1810–1828 February 16. Box: 9, Mixed Materials Folder: 4,
Archival Resource Key: Grist Mill Book, 1826 December 30–1830 July 19. Box: 10, Mixed Materials Folder: 1,
Archival Resource Key: Grist Mill Day Book, 1819 May 15–1830 July 26. Box: 10, Mixed Materials Folder: 2,
Archival Resource Key: Account Ledger, 1835–1838. Box: 10, Mixed Materials Folder: 3,
Archival Resource Key: Carding Book (includes entry about Justice of the Peace removal of trial to county court, Dec. 3, 1873), 1815–1825. Box: 11, Mixed Materials Folder: 1,
Archival Resource Key: Ledger (Bookkeeper Nemrod Jarrett), 1816–1819. Box: 11, Mixed Materials Folder: 2,
Archival Resource Key: Day Book (also Baptismal Record), 1816–1817. Box: 12, Mixed Materials Folder: 1,
Archival Resource Key: Mill Book (1817-1819) and Ledger (1831), 1817–1831. Box: 12, Mixed Materials Folder: 2,
Archival Resource Key: Journal, 1828–1831. Box: 13, Mixed Materials Folder: 1,
Archival Resource Key: Ledger Pages, 1829–1835. Box: 13, Mixed Materials Folder: 2,
Archival Resource Key: Ledger Pages, 1829–1846. Box: 13, Mixed Materials Folder: 3,
Archival Resource Key: Account Ledger, 1833–1834. Box: 13, Mixed Materials Folder: 4,
Archival Resource Key: Day Book, 1847–1849. Box: 13, Mixed Materials Folder: 5,
Archival Resource Key: Ledger, 1852–1853. Box: 13, Mixed Materials Folder: 6,