(mid 19th century)
Charles H. Rogers is active/lives in California. Charles Rogers is known for landscape, panorama paintings.
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Rogers made a sketching trip down the Mississippi River to New Orleans in 1849. He was a resident of San Francisco during 1856-77. In 1856 he was an associate of John W. Fairchild in preparing a panorama of scenes of the Vigilance Committe for the American Theatre; in 1859 he painted scenes at the Lyceum Theatre and in 1865 exhibited landscapes at the California Art Union. None of his works appear to be extant.
Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
New Orleans Artists, 1718-1918; New York Historical Society's Dictionary of Artists in America
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