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John I. Rogers

landscape architect.

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.

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