Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

Rogers, John, 1890-1977

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1890-04-04 - 1977-05

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

John Rogers, approximately 1925

 Item
Identifier: 1000-152-255
Scope and Contents A slide showing John Rogers, Rogers was a Tulsa attorney with strong ties to McMan Oil Company, and the University of Tulsa. Although he served as the first secretary of the Tulsa Benevolent Association, he severed his ties to that organization within a year after it became clear it was a front for the KKK. As Dean of the law school he oversaw the integration of that organization and served on the Oklahoma Civil Rights Commission as its first Chairman, working with Martin Luther King on the...
Dates: Other: approximately 1925

John Rogers papers, Undated

 Collection
Identifier: 1000-025
Scope and Contents Personal and business papers of Tulsa lawyer, businessman, philanthropist and civic leader instrumental in founding the University of Tulsa's College of Law (which bears his name) and for many years administrator of the Chapman McFarlin Barnard trusts.
Dates: Undated