Meigs and Rodgers familes papers

Meigs and Rodgers familes papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Macomb, Ann Minerva Rodgers, 1824-1916
Creator: Meigs, Charles D., (Charles Delucena), 1792-1869
Creator: Meigs, Franklin B.
Creator: Meigs, Louisa Rodgers
Creator: Meigs, Mary Montgomery, 1794-1865
Creator: Meigs, Montgomery C., (Montgomery Cunningham), 1816-1892
Creator: Rodgers, Minerva Denison, 1784-1877
Title: Meigs and Rodgers familes papers
Dates: 1825-1866
Quantity: 0.8 Linear feet (2 document boxes)
Coll. Number: ms1777

Biographical/Historical Note

Charles Delucena Meigs (1792-1869), physician, son of Josiah and Clara Meigs. Married Mary Montgomery in 1815. Their son Montgomery Cunningham Meigs (1816-1892), engineer, married Louisa Rodgers daughter of John and Minerva Denison Rodgers.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of the Meigs family of Philadelphia (Pa.) and the Rodgers family of Washington (D.C.) from 1825-1866. The papers contain correspondence (1825-1866) of Charles C. Meigs mainly to his wife Mary Montgomery Meigs and to his son Franklin B. Meigs who was living in Hong Kong (1847-1848); letters (1846-1852) from Mary Montgomery Meigs also to her son, Franklin in Hong Kong; letters (1848-1852) from Montgomery C. Meigs mostly to his mother Mary Montgomery Meigs; letters from Lousia R. Meigs (1843-1853) in Rouses Point (N.Y.) and Detroit (Mich.) to her mother Minerva Denison Rodgers in Washington, D.C.; and letters (1843-1844) from Minerva Denison Rodgers to Ann Minerva Rodgers (Macomb) in Detroit. The correspondence mostly discusses family matters and social life.


Arrangement

Arranged in alphabetical order by correspondent.


Index Terms

Detroit (Mich.)--Social life and customs--19th century.
Meigs family
Philadelphia (Pa.)--Social life and customs--19th century.
Physicians--Pennsylvania.
Rodgers family
Rouses Point (N.Y.)--Social life and customs--19th century.
Washington (D.C.)--Social life and customs--19th century.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Orignal Version Note

Meigs and Rodgers familes papers, MS 1777. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), 1825-July 15
 
2Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), 1832 June 11
 
3Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), 1847 March 18
 
4Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), 1847 August 23
 
5Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), 1847 October 27
 
6Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), 1848 February 21
 
7Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), September 17
 
8Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), 1857 July 11
 
9Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), 1866 June 15
 
10Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), Undated
 
11Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), Undated
 
12Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), Undated
 
13Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), Undated
 
14Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), Undated
 
15Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), Undated
 
16Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), Undated
 
17Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), Undated
 
18Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), Undated
 
19Meigs, Charles Delucena. (1792-1869), Undated
 
20Meigs, Charles Delucena. (Jr.), Undated
 
21Meigs, Charles Delucena. (Jr.), Undated
 
22Meigs, Charles Delucena. (Jr.), Undated
 
23Meigs, Charles Delucena. (Jr.), Undated
 
24Meigs, Charles Delucena. (Jr.), Undated
 
25Denison, E.H., 1842-July 4
 
26Lear, F.S. (?), 1843-May 16
 
27Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1843-April 19
 
28Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1844-February 2
 
29Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1844 June 1
 
30Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1847-August 3
 
31Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1847 August 16
 
32Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1850-April 20
 
33Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1850 September 5
 
34Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1850 November 27
 
35Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1851-January 1
 
36Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1851 March 21
 
37Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1851 August 25
 
38Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1851 September 10
 
39Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1853-March
 
40Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1853 November 9
 
41Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), 1853 December 31
 
42Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
43Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
44Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
45Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
46Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
47Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
48Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
49Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
50Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
51Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
52Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
53Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
54Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
55Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
56Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
57Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
58Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
59Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
60Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
61Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
62Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
63Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
64Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
65Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
66Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
67Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
68Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
69Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
70Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
71Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
72Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
73Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
74Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
75Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
76Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
77Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
78Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
79Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
80Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
81Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
82Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
83Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
84Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
85Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
86Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
87Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
88Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
89Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
90Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
91Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
92Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
93Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
94Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
95Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
96Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
97Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
98Meigs, Louisa Rodgers. (-1879), Undated
 
BoxFolder
21Meigs, Mary Montgomery (1794-1865), 1846-November 9
 
2Meigs, Mary Montgomery (1794-1865), 1847-November 7
 
3Meigs, Mary Montgomery (1794-1865), 1847-November 21
 
4Meigs, Mary Montgomery (1794-1865), 1848-January 8
 
5Meigs, Mary Montgomery (1794-1865), 1849-October 21
 
6Meigs, Mary Montgomery (1794-1865), 1851-March 2
 
7Meigs, Mary Montgomery (1794-1865), 1851-November 2
 
8Meigs, Mary Montgomery (1794-1865), 1852-December 2
 
9Meigs, Mary Montgomery (1794-1865), Undated
 
10Meigs, Mary Montgomery (1794-1865), Undated
 
11Meigs, Mary Montgomery (1794-1865), Undated
 
12Meigs, Montgomery Cunningham (1816-1892), 1849-June 4
 
13Meigs, Montgomery Cunningham (1816-1892), 1851-May 20
 
14Meigs, Montgomery Cunningham (1816-1892), 1851-September
 
15Meigs, Montgomery Cunningham (1816-1892), 1852-May 9
 
16Meigs, Montgomery Cunningham (1816-1892), 1852-September
 
17Meigs, Montgomery Cunningham (1816-1892), Undated
 
18Perry, Jacob, 1841-September 4
 
19Rodgers, Augustus Frederick, 1843-March 4
 
20Rodgers, Henry (Hal), 1843-May 7
 
21Rodgers, Henry (Hal), 1852-December 4
 
22Rodgers, Minerva Denison (1784-1877), 1843-November 4
 
23Rodgers, Minerva Denison (1784-1877), 1844-March 7
 
24Rodgers, Minerva Denison (1784-1877), 1844-September
 
25Rodgers, William Pinkney-Account
 
26Skinner, T. H., 1825-September 19
 
27Taylor, Julia, M.D., 1842-July 1
 
28Wainwright, Anne O., 1842-August 9
 
29Thesis by Alix Ross which contains typescripts of letters in box 1, folders 27-98
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