Interview with Frank Rogers

Date of Interview: 

Thu, 02/16/1984

Collection: 

Subjects: 

Chair Making, Chair Caning, Furniture Making,

Call Number: 

KDFAP-SP/CT-001

Mr. Rogers began making chairs on the Browning design in the early 1950s, and in 1973 he also developed his own pattern of ricker and child rocker. He was featured in an exhibit on the Browning chair tradition staged by the folk arts project at the Spencer County library in August 1984, and an account of his chairmaking appeared in the Spencer MAGNET on August 9, 1984.

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