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Dozier and Tanner family papers

Dozier and Tanner family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Dozier and Tanner family papers
Creator: Tanner family
Inclusive Dates: 1915-1961
Language(s): English
Extent: 4.1 Linear Feet 4 boxes, 2 oversized folders
Collection Number: ms4552
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence to and from J.H. Dozier, Georgia State Tax Commissioner, business records and ephemera from the Dozier Lumber Company in Athens, Georgia, later sold and renamed Tanner Lumber Company. Also included are papers and correspondence regarding family real estate holdings Hutcheson Estates and Greenstate, Inc., J. Bryson Tanner Jr. school and U.S. Air Force ROTC papers, family clippings, and photographs of Frank Ritchie during his service in World War II.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item, box, folder], Dozier and Tanner family papers, ms4552, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Business -- Correspondence
Dozier, James Howard, 1869-
Families -- Correspondence
Hardware stores -- Georgia.
Legislators -- Georgia -- Correspondence.
Lumber trade -- Georgia.
Real estate investment

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence - J.H. Dozier, 1925 August-October
12Correspondence - J.H. Dozier, 1925 November-December
13Correspondence - J.H. Dozier, 1926 January-March
14Correspondence - J.H. Dozier, 1926 April-May
15Correspondence - J.H. Dozier, 1926 June-July
16Correspondence - J.H. Dozier, 1926 August-September
17Correspondence - J.H. Dozier, 1926 October-November
18Correspondence - J.H. Dozier, 1926 December
19Correspondence - J.H. Dozier, 1927 January-February
110Correspondence - J.H. Dozier - A.W., Thomas H., Olin A. Dozier, 1925-1926
111Correspondence - J.H. Dozier - E.M. Hutcheson, 1926
112Correspondence - Dozier family business, 1930-1942
113Correspondence - J.B. Tanner, Tanner Lumber Company
114Belle Hutcheson estate, 1925
115Warrantee deed - J.H. Dozier estate, A.W. Dozier, administrator - DACO Corperation, 1929
116W.B. Dozier
117Mary Hutcheson Dozier estate - Correspondence, 1936-1937
118Mary Hutcheson Dozier estate - Documents
119Athens Market, Inc - Stock certificate book, 1927
120Hutcheson Estates, Inc., 1935-1938
121Greenstate, Inc., 1937-1942
122Business receipts - Dozier & Company, 1915-1916
123-24Georgia Retail Lumber and Building Supply Association - Forms, correspondence, 1933-1934
21Georgia Retail Lumber and Building Supply Association - Forms, correspondence, 1934
22Code Authority for the Builders Supply Industry - Correspondence, 1934
23Regional lumber and building supply price lists, 1937
24Harbor Plywood Corp. price lists, 1938
25-7R.L. Moss Manufacturing price lists
28Athens Retail Merchants' Protective Association forms
29U.S. Government programs - Bid form, NRA questionaire, Unemployment Compensation Bureau forms
210Paint ledger - Tanner Lumber Company
211Pocket-sized monthly ledger, 1945-1965
212Insurance ledger - Tanner Lumber Company
213Photographs - Dozier, Tanner Lumber Company buildings
214Ephemera - Tanner Lumber Company
215Printed materials - Advertisements, plan for privy, merchandising booklet
216Printed materials - Lumber industry produced
217Scrapbook of clippings - Mary Lee Tanner Hughes
218Programs - Commencement, reunions - Girls' High School, Atlanta, Georgia - Class of 1927, 1927-1961
219Photographs - Frank T. Ritchie Jr. - WWII, Pacific Theater
31Clippings (Photocopies) - Bird, Ritchie families
32Johnnie Bryson Tanner Jr. - Athens YMCA sports, events, 1947-1950
33J. Bryson Tanner Jr. - Music, Athens High School Band, 1947-1953
34J. Bryson Tanner Jr. - Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, 1946-1948
35Athens High School - Ephemera
36Printed material - Incoming University of Georgia, 1953
37Printed material - UGA Fraternities
38Photographs - Gameday decorations - Delta Tau Delta, UGA
39J. Bryson Tanner Jr. - U.S. Air Force ROTC, 1956
310Photographs - J. Bryson Tanner Jr. - U.S. Air Force ROTC
311Wedding invitations - J. Bryson Tanner - Jo Nan Ritchie, 1957
1Commission to Second Lieutenant, U.S. Air Force Reserve - J. Bryson Tanner Jr., 1957 December 9
1Group photographs (3) - Delta Tau Delta, UGA, 1957-1960
1Certificate of promotion to high school - Metter Public Schools - Sallie Joe Bird, 1924
1Diploma - Metter High School - Sallie Joe Bird, 1928
1Diploma - Bachelor of Science in Agriculture - University of Georgia - Frank Telford Ritchie, Jr., 1933
2Blueprint - Rear view of house
2Proofs - Augusta Chronicle - Civic Leaders Endorse Chronicle's Progressive Policy, 1926 October 30