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Hodgson's, Inc. business records

Hodgson's, Inc. business records

Descriptive Summary

Title: Hodgson's, Inc. business records
Creator: Hodgson's, Inc. (Athens, Ga.)
Creator: Hodgson Cotton Company (Athens, Ga.)
Creator: S.C. Faust Company (Crawford, Ga.)
Creator: Oglethorpe Oil and Fertilizer Company (Athens, Ga.)
Inclusive Dates: 1914-1935
Language(s): English
Extent: 3.6 Linear Feet (10 volumes; 3 document box, 2 oversized box)
Collection Number: ms1634
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of business records of Hodgson's, Inc. (Athens, Ga.) and for the Hodgson Cotton Company (Athens, Ga.), S.C. Faust Company (Crawford, Ga.), and the Oglethorpe Oil and Fertilizer Company (Athens, Ga.) (which were merged into Hodgson's, Inc.) from 1914-1935. The business records include cash books, delivery books, and account books for the sales of coal, cotton, and seed. The entries contain the individual or company name, dates of purchase, item, and price.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by record type.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hodgson's, Inc. (Athens, Ga.) business records. MS 1634. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Account books.
Agriculture -- Georgia.
Athens (Ga.)
Business records.
Clarke County (Ga.)
Cotton trade -- Georgia.
Crawford (Ga.)
Fertilizer industry -- Georgia.
Fuel trade -- Georgia.
Harris County (Ga.)
Seed industry and trade -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Cash Ledger, 1919-1925
21Delivery Book, 1933
22Delivery Book, 1934
31Coal Book, Oct-15-32 - Mch-13-33
32Oglethorpe Oil and Fertilizer Co.
33Oglethorpe Oil and Fertilizer Co. Cash Seed, Sept 1926
41Cash Ledger, 1929-1932
42Cash Ledger, 1932-1935
51C. S. Faust Cash Ledger, 1927-1928
52C. S. Faust Cash Ledger, 1929-1931