Francis Rogan letter

Descriptive Summary

Francis Rogan letter
Rogan, Francis
Rogan, Isaac, recipient
1 item (2 p.).
Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

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Preferred Citation

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Acquisition Information

1977.0064, Gift.

Custodial History

Gift of the descendants of the recipient (1977.0064).

Scope and Content

Letter by Francis Rogan, from Bledsoe Creek, Sumner County (Tenn.), to his former enslaved person, Isaac Rogan, who is living in central Illinois. Francis Rogan, who is white, expresses respect for Isaac, who is African American, and reports on deaths and marriages of family and neighbors, occupations of former enslaved people, and living conditions in the area during and after the Civil War.

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