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|Title||A schedule and catalogue of some Indian receipts & cures, together with other receipts [manuscript]: also a narative [sic] or memorandom [sic] of some matters of importance|
|Author||Rogers, Daniel D.|
|Date||View date in the chronology|
|Document Type||Financial Record; Diary; Manuscript|
|Description||From the Newberry Library Catalogue: A compilation done mainly in 1828 containing 269 Indian and other recipes and cures, all numbered and listed in a table of contents (p. -), and memoranda regarding two trips to western New York and Maryland. Volume also contains accounts, 1835-1838, mathematical formulas and instructions, and observations on the weather.|
|Places||Maryland, New York, United States|
|Keywords||health, culture, custom, tradition, observation, land claim, personal account, ethnography|
|Theme||Observation, Representation and Cultural Encounters|
Rogers journeyed to western New York to investigate the title to lands which were part of an inheritance claimed by Lancaster County, Pa. residents Tobias Miller and Henry M. Rigerts. He went to Maryland to locate records on the Cromphin family.
Rogers was a Stillwater, N.Y. resident and Saratoga County officeholder (justice of the peace, 1813; coroner, 1816, 1818-1822).
|Library||The Newberry Library|
|Copyright||The Newberry Library|
|Collection||The Edward E. Ayer Collection|
|Reference||VAULT Ayer MS 773|
|Catalogue Link||The Newberry Library Catalogue|