Finding Aid of the Rogers and Shannon Family Papers, 1902-1971, <date calendar="gregorian" era="ce" normal="1902/1970">1902 - 1970</date>, PC.5081

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Finding Aid of the Rogers and Shannon Family Papers, 1902-1971, <date calendar="gregorian" era="ce" normal="1902/1970">1902 - 1970</date>, PC.5081

Abstract

This collection relates to the family of Aubrey E. Rogers of Elizabeth City and the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Aubrey Rogers (1925-2005) was born in Manteo, North Carolina, to Marvin and Janie Shannon Rogers. He graduated from Oak Ridge Military Institute and attended East Carolina Teachers College and Virginia Tech. He served in the U. S. Army Air Corp during World War II and in the U. S. Air Force during the Korean War and Vietnam War. He retired with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.
The Rogers and Shannon Family Papers contain marriage certificates, high school and college diplomas, and photographs relating to the Rogers and Shannon family in the Elizabeth City and Outer Banks of North Carolina.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Rogers and Shannon Family Papers
Call Number
PC.5081
Creator
Rogers Family
Date
1902-1970
Extent
0.70 cubic feet
Language
English
Repository
Outer Banks History Center

Series Quick Links

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Restrictions on Access & Use

Access Restrictions

Available for research.

Use Restrictions

Copyright is retained by the authors of these materials, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law (Title 17 US Code). Individual researchers are responsible for using these materials in conformance with copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying the materials.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], PC.5081, Rogers and Shannon Family Papers, Outer Banks History Center, Manteo, N.C., U.S.A.

Collection Overview

The Rogers and Shannon Family Papers contain marriage certificates, high school and college diplomas, and photographs. There is also a folder of information on the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse centennial, as well as a hand drawn cartoon done for Aubrey Rogers while in Germany during World War II.

Arrangement Note

This collection is arranged topically.

Biographical Note

This collection relates to the family of Aubrey E. Rogers of Elizabeth City and the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Aubrey Rogers (1925-2005) was born in Manteo, North Carolina, to Marvin and Janie Shannon Rogers. Marvin Rogers (1904-1957) was from Elizabeth City and moved to Roanoke Island in the 1920s and opened a barber shop. He married Janie Shannon (1902-1971), a native of Roanoke Island. Aubrey Rogers graduated from Oak Ridge Military Institute and attended East Carolina Teachers College and Virginia Tech. He served in the U. S. Army Air Corp during World War II and in the U. S. Air Force during the Korean War and Vietnam War. He retired with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.

Contents of the Collection

Collection Contents
Finding Aid
1:1.1
Family Papers
7731

Subject Headings

  • Roger, Aubrey E., 1925-2005
  • Rogers family
  • Shannon family
  • Cape Hatteras Lighthouse (N.C.)--Anniversaries
  • Elizabeth City (N.C.)
  • Roanoke Island (N.C.)
  • Acquisitions Information

    Donated by Richard Shannon in 2007.

    Processing Information

  • Processed by Kelly Grimm, September, 2009
  • Encoded by Kelly R. Grimm, October, 2009