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John I. Rogers

John I. Rogers, American landscape architect. Fellow American Society Landscape Architects (trustee, national president); member Michigan Academy Science, Arts and Letters (chairman landscape section), Michigan State University Alumni; Mason.

Background

  • Rogers, John I. was born on October 21, 1904 in Fayette, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Herman Alfred and Ruth (Curry) Rogers.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture, Michigan State University, 1929.

    Career

    • 1 son, Richard H. With parks and recreation div. Michigan Department Conservation, since 1929, chief section architecture and landscape architecture, 1949-1956, chief planning and construction, since 1956. Chairman committee conservation United States Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1957.

    Works

    • Author articles, contributor yearbooks. Authority on state park planning and development.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Fellow American Society Landscape Architects (trustee, national president). Member Michigan Academy Science, Arts and Letters (chairman landscape section), Michigan State University Alumni.

    Connections

    • Married Alma Wilhelmina Bush, August 17, 1930 (deceased).
    • father: Herman Alfred Rogers
    • mother: Ruth (Curry) Rogers
    • spouse: Alma Wilhelmina Bush
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    Born October 21, 1904
    Died November 11, 1963
    (aged 59)
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