Harry Hodgson papers

Harry Hodgson papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Hodgson, Harry, 1874-1971
Title: Harry Hodgson papers
Dates: 1900s-1970s
Quantity: 5.4 Linear feet (9 document boxes, 3 half boxes, 1 oversized box)
Coll. Number: ms1391

Biographical/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 Note

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.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index 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
Scrapbooks--Georgia.
Scrapbooks.
Union Fertilizer Company (Warrenton, Ga.). -- History
University of Georgia. -- Alumni and alumnae--Photographs
University of Georgia. -- Students--Photographs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Harry Hodgson papers. MS 1391. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Christmas
 
2Civil War Diary
 
3Clippings
 
4Genealogy
 
5Hodgson, Edward R.
 
6Lowe, Henry E.
 
7-8Miscellaneous
 
9Plats
 
10Receipts
 
11University Extension Campus Fund
 
BoxFolder
21Bishop, Alexander Division: Correspondence
 
2Bishop, Alexander Division: Envelopes
 
3Bishop, Alexander Division: Legal Papers
 
4Bishop, Alexander Division: Miscellaneous
 
5Bishop, Alexander Division: Receipts, 1884 - 1889
 
6Bishop, Alexander Division: Receipts, 1890 - 1895
 
BoxFolder
31Correspondence, 1857
 
2Correspondence, 1887 - 1899
 
3Correspondence, January - June 1900
 
4Correspondence, July 1900 - 1910
 
5Correspondence, 1911 - 1919
 
BoxFolder
41Correspondence (concerning father's death)
 
2Correspondence, 1920 - 1950
 
3Correspondence, 1956
 
4Correspondence, 1957
 
5Correspondence, 1958
 
6Correspondence, 1959
 
7Correspondence, 1960
 
8Correspondence, 1961
 
9Correspondence, 1962
 
10Correspondence, undated
 
BoxFolder
51Insurance Records: American Mutual Liability
 
2Insurance Records: Hutchins, Cox, and Stroud
 
3Insurance Records: Metropolitan
 
4Insurance Records: Miscellaneous
 
5Insurance Records: New York Life
 
6Insurance Records: Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance
 
7Insurance Records: Prudential
 
8Insurance Records: Receipts
 
9Insurance Records: Reconstruction Finance Co.
 
10Insurance Records: State Mutual Life
 
11Insurance Records: Sun Life Assurance of Canada
 
BoxFolder
61-6Legal Papers
 
BoxFolder
71Pictures: Athens, Georgia
 
2Pictures: Georgia University Class of 1892 (Individual Pictures)
 
3Pictures: Georgia University Miscellaneous
 
4Pictures: Hodgson, Harry
 
5Pictures: Miscellaneous
 
6Pictures: Peabody, George F.
 
BoxFolder
81Hodgson's Inc.: Bogart Notes
 
2Hodgson's Inc.: Charter
 
3Hodgson's Inc.: Colbert Notes
 
4Hodgson's Inc.: Commerce Notes
 
5Hodgson's Inc.: Empire State Chemical Co.
 
6Hodgson's Inc.: Farmington Notes
 
7Hodgson's Inc.: Fertz Notes
 
8Hodgson's Inc.: First National Bank, Richmond
 
9Hodgson's Inc.: Georgia Eggs Inc.
 
10Hodgson's Inc.: Homer Notes
 
11Hodgson's Inc.: Lowry National Bank Loan
 
12Hodgson's Inc.: Maysville, Georgia Notes
 
13Hodgson's Inc.: Merchant's Notes
 
14Hodgson's Inc.: Miscellaneous
 
15Hodgson's Inc.: Nicholson, Georgia Account
 
16Hodgson's Inc.: Planters National Bank
 
17Hodgson's Inc.: Retail Notes
 
18Hodgson's Inc.: White, John R.
 
BoxFolder
91Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, Members
 
2Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1937
 
3Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1945
 
4Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1946
 
5Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1947
 
6Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1948
 
7Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1949
 
8Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1950
 
9Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1951
 
10Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1952
 
11Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1953
 
12Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1954
 
13Hodgson's Inc.: Stocks, 1955
 
BoxItem
101Scrapbook: Union Fertilizer G.
 
2Scrapbook: Hodgson, Inc., 1912 - 1915
 
BoxItem
111 - 2Scrapbook: Hodgson, Inc. business records, 1916-1938
 
BoxItem
121Scrapbook: Hodgson, Inc. business records, 1938-1952
 
Oversize_BoxItem
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