Thomas Hubbard McHatton papers

Thomas Hubbard McHatton papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: McHatton, Thomas Hubbard, 1883-1956
Title: Thomas Hubbard McHatton papers
Dates: 1899-1933
Quantity: 1.5 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Coll. Number: ms1070

Biographical/Historical Note

Thomas Hubbard McHatton (1883-1956), Georgia horticulturist, president of the National Pecan Grower's Association, and Head of the Horticulture Dept. at the University of Georgia (Athens, Ga.).


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of Thomas Hubbard McHatton from 1899-1933. Includes correspondence, printed material, photographs, drawings, and ephemera. Contains mainly material relating to McHatton's interest in the cultivation of pecan trees and his association with the National Pecan Grower's Association. Records relating to the Association include correspondence (1927) of John Byron Wight and a 47-page history of the organization. Also includes printed material relating to Spring Hill College located in Mobile, Alabama.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Agriculture--United States--Societies, etc.
Correspondence
Horticulturists--Georgia.
National Pecan Growers Association.
Pecan industry--United States.
Photographs.
Spring Hill College.
Wight, John Byron

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.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Thomas Hubbard McHatton papers, ms 1070. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Mississippi Agricultural Experiment Station 45th Annual Report, 1932 June 30
 
2The Spring Hill Review, 1902 January, June
 
3Printed Material
 
4Programs Spring Hill College, 1902, 1903
 
5Alpha - Zeta Quaterly, 1906 June
 
6Spring Hill College Catalogue, 1901-1902
 
7Michigan State Agricultural College Catalogue, 1903-1904
 
8Calling cards
 
9DEO Optimo Maximo and Spring Hill College cards
 
10Religious Cards
 
11Invitation to Commencement Wesleyan College, 1905
 
12Invitations
 
13Drawings
 
14Photographs
Unidentified people and a girl on a horse (1887).
 
15Photographs Pecan Machinery
 
16Battleship Prints
 
17Receipts
 
BoxFolder
21Correspondence, 1927
Copies of correspondence related to the National Pecan Growers Association.
 
2Correspondence, 1928
 
3Correspondence, 1929
 
4Correspondence, 1930
 
5Correspondence, 1931
 
6Correspondence, 1933
 
7Notes
Regarding pecans and agriculture.
 
8Note Cards Growing Home Supplies
 
9Note Cards Orchard Management
 
10Note Cards Producing for the Table
 
11Note Cards - Fruit & Truck
 
12Biographical Sketches of members of the National Pecan Growers Association
 
13Keystone Pecan Co., Inc. Manuscipt
 
14References for T. H. McHatton
 
15Pecans (The Great American Nut) Outline
 
16The Cost of Top-Working Native Pecan Trees J. F. Rosborough, Extension Horticulturist
 
17National Pecan Growers Association History & Report
 
18Miscellaneous (envelopes and notes)
 
19Duplicates
 
BoxItem
31Picture frame
 
2Leather case with personal business cards
 
3Box of school crayons manufactured by American Lead Pencil Co.
 
4Noise-maker
 
5Gun shell
 
6Marble
 
7Leather cases
 
8Rosary beads
 
9Small cloth case
 
10Bullets
 
11Masque Promenade pin, 1900
 
12Small white cross
 
13Religious medals
 
14Flag buttons