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Will Rogers, Cherokee entertainer

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Published by Chelsea House Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Rogers, Will, 1879-1935 -- Juvenile literature,
    • Entertainers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Humorists, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 108) and index.

      StatementLiz Sonneborn ; senior consulting editor, W. David Baird ; [introductory essay by W. David Baird].
      SeriesNorth American Indians of achievement
      ContributionsBaird, W. David.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2287.R74 S66 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination110 p. :
      Number of Pages110
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1739675M
      ISBN 100791017192, 0791019888
      LC Control Number92045050


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Clement Vann Rogers (–) was a Cherokee senator and judge in Indian Territory. Rogers was a Confederate veteran and served as a delegate to the Oklahoma Constitutional Convention. Rogers was the father of entertainer Will Rogers. Rogers County, Oklahoma is named in honor of Clement.

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