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Marguerite Hodgson family papers

Marguerite Hodgson family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Marguerite Hodgson family papers
Creator: Hodgson family
Dates: 1800-1990
Language: English
Extent: 4 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms4378
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Marguerite Thomas Hodgson was the daughter of Ralph and Isabella Hodgson. She attended the Lucy Cobb School and graduated from the University of Georgia in 1946. While at the University, Hodgson was president of the Chi Omega sorority. Throughout her life, she continued to stay active with Chi Omega and served as a chapter advisor for many years. Hodgson was a talented artist who worked as an assistant to Ann Orr Morris in her gold and silversmith studio. She, also, was an avid animal lover, particularly of horses. In 2007 she endowed a gift to the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine to establish a chair in equine studies. In addition, Hodgson supported many other organizations and was an associate member of the Rabun Gap Nacoochee Guild of Athens.

Scope and Content

Collection includes a guest book for the Asbury and Sallie Paine Hodgson House in Dillard, Georgia, three photo album containing pictures of the family, their homes, and their vacations, one scrapbook by Lil Hodgson, loose photographs, and a photo album key.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item, box, folder], Marguerite Hodgson family papers, ms4378, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Guest books.
Hodgson, Marguerite Thomas, 1924-2010
Photograph albums

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Guest book, 1916-1999
12Scrapbook, 1901-1914
13Photo album
15Photo album key
21Photo album, 1909-1980
22Photo album, 1910-1990
23Photo album, 1916-1990