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Rochement, Ruth de - Rogers, John B. & Co.

Collection Creator:
Jaccaci, Augusto Floriano, 1857-1930  Search this
Extent:
(D122; fr. 857-979)
Container:
Box 4, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1904-1913
Scope and Contents note:
Rochement, Ruth de

Rogers, Winthrop L.

Rogers, John B. & Co.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Patrons must use microfilm copy. Use of materials not available on microfilm requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
August Jaccaci papers, 1889-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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August Jaccaci papers
August Jaccaci papers / Series 1: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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John B. Rogers Producing Company Collection

Collector:
Rogers, John B., Producing Company  Search this
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Names:
Rogers, John B.  Search this
Extent:
0.33 Cubic feet (1 box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Libretto
Publicity notices
Professional papers
Musical scores
Date:
1929-1934.
Summary:
The John B. Rogers Producing Company was established in 1903 as a supplier of costumes, sets, lights, and scripts for amateur theater. Its main office remained in Fostoria, Ohio until 1977, when the company moved to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of material for a musical production, titled "Minstrel Mimics" (dated 1934), by the John B. Rogers producing company.

Included are the musical score, libretto, publicity notices, instructions for packing scenery and props, a notice of "Changes for Directors," a "Talent Sheet" and "Chorus Sheets." Dates noted on some of these items cover the period 1/15/29 to 7/1/34.

In addition to the original score and libretto ("The Hunts' Club Minstrel" and "Isle of Never Known") are a number of published songs that are incorporated in the two-part production.
Biographical / Historical:
The John B. Rogers Producing Company was established in 1903, with its main office in Fostoria, Ohio and billed itself as the "World's Largest Directors of Amateur Theatricals."

The company "supplied its client towns with costumes, sets, lights and a pageant script consisting of local historical episodes (based on the company's general formula) and standard spectacular symbolic interludes ."

In 1977 the company moved to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where it continued to produce "historical spectacles" into the 1980's.

Source

Glassberg, David. "American Civic Pageantry and the Image of the Community, 1900-1930." Ph. D. dissertation, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, 1981: 240.
Provenance:
Collection donated by The Rogers Company, 1980, May 17.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Costumes  Search this
Musical productions  Search this
Theater -- 1920-1940  Search this
Theatrical equipment  Search this
Theatrical producers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Libretto
Publicity notices
Professional papers
Musical scores
Citation:
John B. Rogers Producing Company Collection, 1929-1934, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0245
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Libretto - "Isle of Never Known"

Collection Collector:
Rogers, John B., Producing Company  Search this
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Extent:
4 Copies
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Copies
Scope and Contents:
Reference Material: a. "Check-up Sheets" - (costumes, props, make-up, packing instructions); b. "Changes for Directors" - (3 copies); c. "Write-ups" for publicity; d. "Talent Sheet" - (how to select Principals and Groups) - (5 copies); e. Minstrel Mimics Chorus Sheet - (6 copies) (lyrics to ten songs)
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
John B. Rogers Producing Company Collection, 1929-1934, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Songs in the Minstrel Mimics

Collection Collector:
Rogers, John B., Producing Company  Search this
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Includes: The Golf Song; Those Longing for You Blues; At the Chicken Chaser's Ball; Knock, Knock, Knock; The World is Waiting for the Sunrise; Hello Aloha! How are You; Where the Bamboo Babies Grow; Sailing Along to Hawaii; Song of Hawaii; Hawaiian Sunset; Sun-Kist Hawaii; and Honolulu-Home Sweet Home;
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
John B. Rogers Producing Company Collection, 1929-1934, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Songs in the Minstrel Mimics

Collection Collector:
Rogers, John B., Producing Company  Search this
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Includes: Orchestration; Hawaiin Medley - "Isle of Never Known"; Opening Chorus - "Knock, Knock, Knock" and "The World is Waiting for the Sunrise"; First part Finale; It's a Pop-Pop-Popular Song; The Golf Song; Where the Bamboo Babies Grow;and I Want to be a Bride.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
John B. Rogers Producing Company Collection, 1929-1934, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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R – Y

Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1866
Collection Restrictions:
Freedmen's Bureau Digital Collection, 1865–1872, is a product of and owned by the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. Copyright for digital images is retained by the donor, FamilySearch International; permission for commercial use of the digital images may be requested from FamilySearch International, Intellectual Property Office, at: cor-intellectualproperty@ldschurch.org.
Collection Citation:
Courtesy of the U. S. National Archives and Records Administration, FamilySearch International, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Identifier:
NMAAHC.FB.M809, Subseries 7.5
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Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870
Records of the Assistant Commissioner for the State of Alabama, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–1870 / Series 7: Letters Received
Archival Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
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Red world and white : memories of a Chippewa boyhood / by John Rogers (Chief Snow Cloud) ; foreword by Melissa L. Meyer

Author:
Rogers, John b. 1890 Dec. 3  Search this
Subject:
Rogers, John b. 1890 Dec. 3 Childhood and youth  Search this
Physical description:
xxi, 153 p. : port. ; 19 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
1996
1974
[1996]
Topic:
Kings and rulers  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
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The historical pageant and homecoming, October 8-9-10, 1925, commemorating the 151st anniversary of the battle of the revolution, fought at Point Pleasant, West Virginia, October 10th, 1774. Sponsored by Point Pleasant Kiwanis Club, Pt. Pleasant, W. Va., assisted by Rotary Club, Chamber of Commerce, Civic Club, American Legion, Daughters of American Revolution

Author:
Rogers (John B.) Producing Company, Fostoria, Ohio  Search this
Simmons, Ethel (Cunningham)  Search this
Physical description:
16, [7], 17-29 p., 1 l. incl. illus., pl. 31 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Point Pleasant, W. Va
Point Pleasant (W. Va.)
Date:
1925
1925]
Topic:
Point Pleasant, Battle of, W. Va., 1774  Search this
Pageants  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
F249.P7 R6X
F249.P7R6X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
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Red world and white; memories of a Chippewa boyhood, by John Rogers (Chief Snow Cloud). Foreword by Joseph W. Whitecotton

Author:
Rogers, John b. 1890 Dec. 3  Search this
Subject:
Rogers, John b. 1890 Dec. 3  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 153 p. front. 19 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1974
1957
[1974]
Call number:
E99.C6 R633 1974X
E99.C6R633 1974X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_34745

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