S. J. Rogers account book

Descriptive Summary

Title
S. J. Rogers account book
Date
1863-1868, 1872, 1883
Creator
Rogers, S. J.
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet
Subjects
Agriculture--Kentucky.
Arrangement
Collection is arranged by format.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Megan Mummey
Preferred Citation
2011MS106: [identification of item], S. J. Rogers account book, 1863-1868, 1872, 1883, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
S. J. Rogers and his family lived in Paris, Kentucky, and farmed corn. One unidentified member of the family served as an Ordinance Officer in the Confederate army during the Civil War.
Scope and Content
S. J. Roger's account book consists of a Civil War ordinance officer's book of vouchers, notations concerning corn shucking, and household accounts. One notable entry concerns the employment of a free black woman hired in 1883 to cook, wash, and milk the cows.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
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