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Harry Hodgson papers

Harry Hodgson papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Harry Hodgson papers
Creator: Hodgson, Harry, 1874-1971
Inclusive Dates: 1900s-1970s
Language(s): 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

Business records -- Georgia.
Business records.
Hodgson Cotton Company -- History
Hodgson Oil and Refining Company -- History
Hodgson's, Inc. (Athens, Ga.) -- History
Hodgson, Harry, 1874-1971
Union Fertilizer Company (Warrenton, Ga.) -- History
University of Georgia -- Alumni and alumnae--Photographs
University of Georgia -- Students--Photographs

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

12Civil War Diary
15Hodgson, Edward R.
16Lowe, Henry E.
111University Extension Campus Fund
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
31Correspondence, 1857
32Correspondence, 1887 - 1899
33Correspondence, January - June 1900
34Correspondence, July 1900 - 1910
35Correspondence, 1911 - 1919
41Correspondence (concerning father's death)
42Correspondence , 1920 - 1950
43Correspondence , 1956
44Correspondence , 1957
45Correspondence , 1958
46Correspondence , 1959
47Correspondence , 1960
48Correspondence , 1961
49Correspondence , 1962
410Correspondence , undated
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
61-6Legal Papers
71Pictures: Athens, Georgia
72Pictures: Georgia University Class of 1892 (Individual Pictures)
73Pictures: Georgia University Miscellaneous
74Pictures: Hodgson, Harry
75Pictures: Miscellaneous
76Pictures: Peabody, George F.
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.
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
101Scrapbook: Union Fertilizer G.
102Scrapbook: Hodgson, Inc., 1912 - 1915
111 - 2Scrapbook: Hodgson, Inc. business records, 1916-1938
121Scrapbook: Hodgson, Inc. business records, 1938-1952
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