John Rodgers papers (1796-1908, bulk 1801-1836)

Summary Information

Title: John Rodgers papers
Creator: Rodgers, John, 1773-1838
Inclusive dates: 1796-1908
Bulk dates: 1801-1836
Extent: 1.5 linear feet
The John Rodgers papers contain naval Commander Rodger's professional correspondence from shortly before his first naval commission through the end of his career. The papers provide a wealth of information on nearly every aspect of Rodgers' career, from his blockading and diplomatic activities during the Barbary Wars through his brief tenure as Secretary of the United States Navy.
Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave.
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
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