|Creator:||Rogers, Publius Virgilius, 1824-1895|
|Title:||Papers, c. 1850-1895|
|Quantity:||1 Box (1 linear foot)|
Publius V. Rogers was born in Antwerp, NY on 30 December 1824 and died 2 July 1895, a Hamilton College graduate of the class of 1846. He served in the following positions: President of the First National Bank of Utica (1876-1895); Trustee of Hamilton College (1868-1895); Treasurer of Hamilton College (1880-1887); among other corporate administrative positions.
Contains personal correspondences with friends, family (Butler and Murray families), and many Hamilton College alumni and employees, business correspondences with Trustees of Hamilton College. Also included are business correspondences and shareholder information for firms in which P.V. Rogers was involved (Eureka Mower Co., Utica Mohawk RR Co., Rome and Utica Plank Road Co., Central Iowa Railway Co., Utica Steam Cotton Mills). Journals and account books are also included.
Organized into six series: (1) Elizabeth Butler Rogers (Wife) Correspondences; (2) P.V. Rogers Correspondences, with three subseries: Personal #1; Personal #2; Business; (3) P.V. Rogers Correspondences with Hamilton College Alumni and Trustees #1; (4) P.V. Rogers Correspondences with Hamilton College Alumni and Trustees #2; (5) P.V. Rogers Personal and Business Correspondences; (6) Journals and Account Books.
Arranged mostly by sender's surname.
|Borst, Charles A.|
|Central Iowa Railway Company|
|Eureka Mower Company|
|Goertner, Nicholas W.|
|Goodale, John A.|
|Hinman, George W.|
|Knox, John Jay|
|Rome and Utica Plank Road Company|
|Trustees of Hamilton College|
|Utica Steam Cotton Mills|
|Utica and Mohawk Rail Road Company|