Harry Hodgson papers

Harry Hodgson papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Harry Hodgson papers
Creator: Hodgson, Harry, 1874-1971
Inclusive Dates: 1900s-1970s
Language: English
Extent: 5.4 Linear Feet (9 document boxes, 3 half boxes, 1 oversized box)
Collection Number: ms1391
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Harry Hodgson, an 1893 University of Georgia graduate, helped to establish and direct the million dollar memorial fund of the 1920's as well as helping to establish the School of Commerce, now the College of Business. He worked with the Union Fertilizer Company of Warrenton which he later merged into the Hodgson Cotton Company and then into the Hodgson Oil and Refining Company. The final company was Hodgson's, Inc.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of pictures of Harry Hodgson's University classmates, scrapbooks of personal and business interests, and various business papers reflecting the growth of Mr. Hodgson and his companies.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Harry Hodgson papers. MS 1391. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
boxfolder
11Christmas
 
12Civil War Diary
 
13Clippings
 
14Genealogy
 
15Hodgson, Edward R.
 
16Lowe, Henry E.
 
17-8Miscellaneous
 
19Plats
 
110Receipts
 
111University Extension Campus Fund
 
boxfolder
21Bishop, Alexander Division: Correspondence
 
22Bishop, Alexander Division: Envelopes
 
23Bishop, Alexander Division: Legal Papers
 
24Bishop, Alexander Division: Miscellaneous
 
25Bishop, Alexander Division: Receipts, 1884 - 1889
 
26Bishop, Alexander Division: Receipts, 1890 - 1895
 
boxfolder
31Correspondence, 1857
 
32Correspondence, 1887 - 1899
 
33Correspondence, January - June 1900
 
34Correspondence, July 1900 - 1910
 
35Correspondence, 1911 - 1919
 
boxfolder
41Correspondence (concerning father's death)
 
42Correspondence , 1920 - 1950
 
43Correspondence , 1956
 
44Correspondence , 1957
 
45Correspondence , 1958
 
46Correspondence , 1959
 
47Correspondence , 1960
 
48Correspondence , 1961
 
49Correspondence , 1962
 
410Correspondence , undated
 
boxfolder
51Insurance Records: American Mutual Liability
 
52Insurance Records: Hutchins, Cox, and Stroud
 
53Insurance Records: Metropolitan
 
54Insurance Records: Miscellaneous
 
55Insurance Records: New York Life
 
56Insurance Records: Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance
 
57Insurance Records: Prudential
 
58Insurance Records: Receipts
 
59Insurance Records: Reconstruction Finance Co.
 
510Insurance Records: State Mutual Life
 
511Insurance Records: Sun Life Assurance of Canada
 
boxfolder
61-6Legal Papers
 
boxfolder
71Pictures: Athens, Georgia
 
72Pictures: Georgia University Class of 1892 (Individual Pictures)
 
73Pictures: Georgia University Miscellaneous
 
74Pictures: Hodgson, Harry
 
75Pictures: Miscellaneous
 
76Pictures: Peabody, George F.
 
boxfolder
81Hodgson's Inc.: Bogart Notes
 
82Hodgson's Inc.: Charter
 
83Hodgson's Inc.: Colbert Notes
 
84Hodgson's Inc.: Commerce Notes
 
85Hodgson's Inc.: Empire State Chemical Co.
 
86Hodgson's Inc.: Farmington Notes
 
87Hodgson's Inc.: Fertz Notes
 
88Hodgson's Inc.: First National Bank, Richmond
 
89Hodgson's Inc.: Georgia Eggs Inc.
 
810Hodgson's Inc.: Homer Notes
 
811Hodgson's Inc.: Lowry National Bank Loan
 
812Hodgson's Inc.: Maysville, Georgia Notes
 
813Hodgson's Inc.: Merchant's Notes
 
814Hodgson's Inc.: Miscellaneous
 
815Hodgson's Inc.: Nicholson, Georgia Account
 
816Hodgson's Inc.: Planters National Bank
 
817Hodgson's Inc.: Retail Notes
 
818Hodgson's Inc.: White, John R.
 
boxfolder
91Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, Members
 
92Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1937
 
93Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1945
 
94Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1946
 
95Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1947
 
96Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1948
 
97Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1949
 
98Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1950
 
99Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1951
 
910Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1952
 
911Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1953
 
912Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1954
 
913Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1955
 
boxitem
101Scrapbook: Union Fertilizer G.
 
102Scrapbook: Hodgson, Inc., 1912 - 1915
 
boxitem
111 - 2Scrapbook: Hodgson, Inc. business records, 1916-1938
 
boxitem
121Scrapbook: Hodgson, Inc. business records, 1938-1952
 
oversized_boxitem
131Framed Telegram
 
132Harry Hodgson's Testimonial of Self Esteem from the Alumni Society and the President of the University of Georgia
 
133Unidentified Pictures
 
134Framed Picture: Champions of the South - 1908
 
135Picture Scrapbook
 
136Empire Chemical Co. Scrapbook

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