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Guide to the A.D. Rogers Photographs
circa 1880s-1900



VM Collection No.: 591
Creator: Rogers, A. D. , photographer
Title: A.D. Rogers photographs
Date Span: ca. 1880s-1900
Quantity: 13 photographic prints (1 box)
Location: K0182
Languages: Collection materials are in English.
George Milton Savage (far left) and others standing on the bridge he built. Photo: A.D. Rogers. Special Collections, UW Libraries, UW23039z

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Biographical Note

A.D. Rogers was a photographer in Olympia, Washington, from the late 1800s to the early part of the 1900s. He took over L. Wilson Clark's Olympia photography studio in 1889.

Scope and Content

The collection contains images of Olympia, Washington, and other Western Washington locations, taken during the 19th century to the beginning of the 20th century. Includes images of streets, hotels, restaurants, ships, soldiers' camps, and logging camps.

General Notes

Number 5 is not used.

Digital Content

View selections from the collection in digital format.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open to the public.

Processing Info

Processed by Rebekah Dalby.


Inventory

 
Folder Item Date
Olympia, Washington
11Columbia Street and the mouth of the Deschutes River
2Gold Bar restaurant   View image1898
3Street scene   View image1895
4Olympia Hotel   View image1900

 
Folder Item Date
Other Washington Locations
26Soldiers' camp, Tenino, Washington
7Smelter, Tacoma, Washington Territory1888
8Hop pickers in the Nisqually bottom, Nisqually, Washington   View image
9Dry docks at Quartermaster Harbor, Vashon Island, Washington   View image
10Tugboat Rip Van Winkle towing first engine to Shelton, Washington

 
Folder Item
Logging
311Undercutting logs
12Hauling logs to landing at Simpson's logging camp
13Loggers at Simpson's logging camp

Subject Terms

Subjects:
Cities & towns--Washington (State)--Olympia--1880-1900.
Logging--Washington (State)--Photographs.
Streets--Washington (State)--Olympia--Photographs.
Geographic Names:
Olympia (Wash.)--Photographs.
Washington (State)--Photographs.
Genre Headings:
Cityscape photographs.
Last modified: August 04, 2009
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