Hughes Spalding family papers [RESTRICTED]

Hughes Spalding family papers [RESTRICTED]

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Spalding family
Creator: Spalding, Hughes, 1886-1969
Creator: Spalding, Jack Johnson, 1856-1938
Creator: Spalding, Jack Johnson, d. 1958.
Title: Hughes Spalding family papers [RESTRICTED]
Dates: 1870-1969
Quantity: 47.6 Linear feet (92 doc boxes, 5 oversized boxes)
Coll. Number: ms1413

Biographical/Historical Note

Hughes Spalding was born in 1886 and died in 1969. He was a renown lawyer of Atlanta, Georgia. He was the son of Jack Johnson Spalding, born in 1856 and died in 1938, who was the founder of Atlanta law firm King & Spalding.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of Hughes Spalding and the Spalding family of Atlanta, Georgia from 1870-1969.

The personal series contains materials relating to Hughes Spalding and the Spalding family; while the business series contains information on the legal practices of the Spalding family and other business interests.

The Catholic Church series contains materials detailing Spalding's activities with the church and allied organizations.

The Financial Records series simply contain cancelled checks from 1928 to 1938.

The Jack J. Spalding (Spalding's father) series includes correspondence (1933-1938), canceled checks, legal documents, and business papers (1870-1938) pertaining to Jack J. Spalding's legal career and the law firm of King and Spalding in Atlanta, Georgia.

The Jack J. Spalding, Jr. (Spalding's brother) series includes correspondence (1943-1951) from Jack Jr. to Hughes Spalding, first from New York City, then Greenville, South Carolina, and typed carbon copies of Hughes' response. The letters primarily discuss family matters and personal interests. The series also contains financial materials and legal documents pertaining to the estate of Jack Jr.


Arrangement

Organized into six series: (1) Personal, (2) Business, (3) Catholic Church Files, (4) Financial Records (4), (5) Jack J. Spalding, and (6) Jack J. Spalding, Jr.


Index Terms

Atlanta (Ga.)
Greenville (S.C.)
King & Spalding.
Law firms--Georgia.
Lawyers--Georgia.
New York (N.Y.)

General Notes

Some of the series within this collection are described separately under the same main entry heading: Personal, Business, and Catholic.

Boxes 7 and 8 have been withdrawn and can no longer be accessed.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hughes Spalding family papers. MS 1413. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Researchers must obtain permission from the law firm of King and Spalding, 191 Peachtree Street, Atlanta, Georgia 30303.


Related Material

Related collections in this repository: Hughes Spalding papers, MS 1665; Phinizy Spalding papers, MS 1783, 2907 and MS 783; and Jack J. Spalding letters to Judson Hand, MS 693.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

Series 1: Personal Files

The series consists of personal files of Hughes Spalding and the Spalding family of Atlanta, Georgia from 1927-1964. Includes clippings, correspondence, genealogical material, financial documents, photographs, speeches, scrapbooks (1960-1964), and tax records pertaining to Hughes Spalding, his wife Bolling Phinizy Spalding, and the Spalding family. The materials contain information on Hughes Spalding’s directorship of the Coca-Cola Company, Herman Talmadge, correspondence with Robert W. Woodruff, and correspondence from Hughes to his children.
Index terms:
Atlanta (Ga.)--Social life and customs--20th century.
Coca-Cola Company.
Spalding family
Talmadge, Herman E., (Herman Eugene), 1913-2002
Woodruff, Robert Winship
BoxFolder
11Autograph Books
2Mementos
BoxFolder
21Addresses
2Automobiles
3Biographical File
4Birthday Party-75th, August 10, 1961
5Britannica
6Brooks Brothers
7Capital City Club-Life Membership Paid Bills, Miscellaneous, Begins 1-1-52
8Roy Carlton vs. Hughes Spalding, November 12, 1963
(Auto Accident)
9Chapel of All Faiths Milledgeville State Hospital
10Children, Grand-Children, In-Laws General Matters, Begins 3-30-48
11Christ the King Church Cathedral
12The Commerce Club-Atlanta, Georgia Resigned, 2-15-61
13Courts and Company Mrs. Suzanne Schroder, 1928-1934
14Courts and Company Hughes Spalding, 1927-1929
BoxFolder
31Courts and Company Hughes Spalding, 1928-1930
2Courts and Company Hughes Spalding Investments Securities Corporation, 1931-1939
3Education of Grandchildren
4Easter-A Time For Rededication Article written for Constitution, 1953
5Elks-Atlanta Lodge No. 78 Paid Bills, Miscellaneous, Begins 1-1-52
6Fulton County and Atlanta Ad Valorem Taxes, Begins 1954
7-8Genealogy (Folders 1 and 2)
9Georgia's Sportsmen Federation
10Governor's Mansion-Milledgeville, Ga.
11Income Tax Papers, 1933
12Insurance-Personal Property Floater
13Insurance-Residence, Fire Begins, 1951
14Investments, Begins 1934
15Investments-Glover Machine Works
BoxFolder
41Loan Citizens and Southern National Bank, Begins 1-1-52 to 1-1-58
2Loan Citizens and Southern National Bank, Begins 1-1-58
3Miscellaneous
4Correspondence, 1953-1966
5Correspondence, 1967-1969
6Spalding, Mr. and Mrs. Hughes, Jr., 1952-1968
7Speeches
BoxFolder
51-2Vacation Trips, 1949-1962
3-4Clippings
5Clippings Re: Death of Mrs. Jack J. Spalding/estate of Jack Spalding papers, 1928
6Printed Material
BoxFolder
61Letters to Children
European Trip for Girls, 1935
2Letters to Children Joint Letters, 1934-1939
3Letters to Children Joint Letters, 1940-1943
4Letters to Children Joint Letters, 1944
5Letters to Children Joint Letters, 1945-1948
6Letters to son
Phinizy-Re: Brumby House, 1967
7Letters to Children, 1967
re: Phinizy's trip to London
BoxFolder
91Paid Bills "A", 1955-1962
2Paid Bills "B", 1955-1962
3Paid Bills "C", 1955-1962
4Paid Bills "D", 1955-1962
5Paid Bills "E", 1955-1962
6Paid Bills "F", 1955-1962
7Paid Bills "G", 1955-1962
8Paid Bills "H", 1955-1962
9Paid Bills "I", 1955-1962
10Paid Bills "J", 1955-1962
11Paid Bills "K", 1955-1962
BoxFolder
101Paid Bills "L", 1955-1962
2Paid Bills "M", 1955-1962
3Paid Bills "N", 1955-1962
4Paid Bills "O", 1955-1962
5Paid Bills "P", 1955-1962
6Paid Bills "Q", 1955-1962
7Paid Bills "R", 1955-1962
8Rich's Paid Bills and correspondence re: purchases, 1-1-50 to 1958
9Paid Bills "S", 1955-1962
BoxFolder
111Paid Bills "T", 1951-1955
2Paid Bills "T", 1956-1962
3Paid Bills "U", 1955-1962
4Paid Bills "V", 1955-1962
5Paid Bills "W", 1955-1962
6Paid Bills "XYZ", 1955-1962
BoxFolder
121Sacred Heart Church Altar Boys, 1898
2Boldrick, Samuel J.
3Branch, James A.
4Clements, Watt
5David, John B.M.
6Documents
7Farley, Jim
8Hughes, John Reed
9Izard, John, Jr.
10Johnson, Joseph E.
11Mulkey, Antha
12Sibley, John A.
13Spalding, Benedict, Jr.
14Spalding, Benedict, III
15Spalding, Mrs. Boling Phinizy
16Spalding, Catherine
17Spalding, Dennis (?)
18Spalding, Dick
19Spalding, Elizabeth Hughes
20Spalding, Hughes
21Spalding, Hughes, III
22Spalding, Ignatius A.
23Spalding, Ignatius A., Jr.
24Spalding, J.H.A.(?)
25Spalding, J.L.
26Spalding, Jack J.
27Spalding, Jack J., III
28Spalding, John
29Spalding, John Martin
30Spalding, Mrs. Richard
31Spalding, Richard M.
32Spalding, Robert A.
33Spalding, Robert D.
34Spalding, Sam A.
35Spalding, Sam P.
36Spalding, William
37Spalding, William F.
38Troutman, Robert B.
39Woodruff, Robert W.
40Miscellaneous
41Unidentified
BoxFolder
131Pictures
BoxFolder
141Scrapbook, 1960-1964
 

Series 3: Catholic Church Files, 1920-1968

The collection consists of files relating to Hughes Spalding’s involvement with the Catholic Church from 1920-1968. Includes correspondence, photographs, and printed material relating to Spalding’s activities with the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, particularly the Georgia Division; the Catholic Laymen’s Association; and the Church of Christ the King.
Index terms:
Atlanta (Ga.)
Catholic Church.
Catholic Laymen's Association.
Catholics--Georgia
Church of Christ the King.
Men--Georgia--Societies and clubs.
Society of St. Vincent de Paul.
Society of St. Vincent de Paul. Georgia Division.
BoxFolder
691Atlanta Diocese Bishop Francis E. Hyland, 11-8-56 to 10-11-61
2Bishop's Diocesan Development Plan
(Also Memo re: 1956 Drive)
3Bishop's Fund-Local High School, etc., 1956
4-5Catholic Colored Clinic Angier, William B. vs. Gerald P. O'Hara Superior Court of Fulton County
6Catholic Colored Clinic Corporate Matters
7Catholic Colored Clinic Miscellaneous, Begins 1-1-52
8Catholic Colored Clinic Station Wagon Accident
Suits against Gerald P. O'Hara
9Contributions, 1967-1968
10Catholic Center and Clinic
BoxFolder
701Church of Christ the King Bishop's Building Fund
2Church of Christ the King Building Fund-Report of Examination, 12-31-37
3Church of Christ the King Census of Parish
4Church of Christ the King Convent and School Addition Debt Committee
5Church of Christ the King Convent and School Addition $500,000 Loan-Connecticut Mutual
6Church of Christ the King Correspondence
8Church of Christ the King Church Debt Reports-Financial Statements-Correspondence, 1942-1959
9Church of Christ the King Dedication, 1-18-39
10Church of Christ the King Haverty, J.J.-Donation of
11Church of Christ the King Lynch, Mrs. Havannah M.-Bequest
12Church of Christ the King Neuhoff, Lorenz-Donation Deed of Gift-Haynes and Manor
13Church of Christ the King Real Estate-Purchase of Dobbins and Lovette Property
14Church of Christ the King
Paving Sidewalk in front of Church
15Church of Christ the King Real Estate-2699 Peachtree Road
Purchase of Property for New Parish
16Church of Christ the King Ryan, Ida Alice Estate of
17Church of Christ the King Christ the King School
18Church of Christ the King Spalding, Jack J. Donation of $50,000
19Church of Christ the King Tax
BoxFolder
711Catholic Laymen's Association of Georgia Bequests
2Catholic Laymen's Association of Georgia Conventions and Meetings
3Catholic Laymen's Association of Georgia Corporation Matters
4Catholic Laymen's Association of Georgia Correspondence, 1920-1930
5Catholic Laymen's Association of Georgia Correspondence, 1930-1934
BoxFolder
721Catholic Laymen's Association of Georgia Endowment Fund General
2Catholic Laymen's Association of Georgia Endowment Fund Hill, Harvey, 3-2-54
3Catholic Laymen's Association of Georgia Financial Statements
4Catholic Laymen's Association of Georgia General, 1939-1950
5Catholic Laymen's Association of Georgia Laetare Medal Winner
6Catholic Laymen's Association of Georgia Loan
7Catholic Laymen's Association of Georgia Publicity
8Catholic Laymen's Association of Georgia Retreats
BoxFolder
731Archbishop Hallinan Reception for, December 22, 1963
2Honey, W.E. Sale of Roswell Property to Bishop Hyland
3Hospital, Catholic Columbus, Georgia
4Hyland, Bishop Francis H. Permit for Construction of Church Corner of Glenridge and Spalding Drives
5Hyland, Bishop Francis H. Letters from Francia T. Lee
6Hyland, Bishop Francis H. Reception
BoxFolder
741Immaculate Conception Church Miscellaneous Begins, 9-25-53
2Knights of Columbus Bogus Oath General
3Knights of Columbus Bogus Oath General
4Knights of Columbus Bogus Oath Dr. Roy O. McClain
5Knights of Columbus Bogus Oath Dr. Roy O. McClain
6Knights of Columbus Miscellaneous
BoxFolder
751Manresa of Atlanta Inc. Ignatius House
2Marist Society of Georgia Begins, 1-1-56
3Miscellaneous, 1-1-52 to 1-1-59
4Miscellaneous Classified
5Miscellaneous Powell, Elizabeth Kathleen Kelly Estate Bequest to four Atlanta Churches
6Missions of Georgia-Photographs (See list for individual Missions
Fort Darien
Ruins of old fort on St. Simon's Island
St. Marys
San Jose de Zapala
Santa Maria
Santo Domingo
Tolomato Mission
BoxFolder
761Nativity of Our Lady-Darien, Georgia General Matters
2Archbishop O'Hara, Gerald P. Dinner Party, November 30, 1954
3Archbishop O'Hara, Gerald P. Integration Problems in the South
4Archbishop O'Hara, Gerald P. Miscellaneous, 2-20-50 to 1-1-58
5Our Lady of Perpetual Help Free Cancer Home Atlanta, Georgia General Matters
6Papal Honors (Privy Chamberlain of Sword and Cape Supernumerary), 1949
(See Transfers for Letters of Congratulations)
7 The Popes at Avignon By Rt. Rev. Msgr. Joseph E. Moylan
BoxFolder
771St. Francis, Augusta, Georgia Sisters of
Re: John Paschal
2St. John's Parish Connecticut Mutual Loan $125,000, 11-11-54
3St. Joseph's Home-Washington, Georgia Miscellaneous Matters, Begins 1952
4St. Jude's Parish
5St. Mary's Hospital-Athens, Georgia
6St. Thomas More-Decatur, Georgia
7Satzky, Eugene L. Estate of
8Society of African Missions in Georgia
9Society of African Missions in Georgia Bessie Landrum Hall
10Spalding, Jack J. Fund for Education of Priests First National Bank of Atlanta
Original Papers, etc.
11Spalding, Jack J. Fund for Education of Priests First National Bank of Atlanta
12Spellman, His Eminence, Francis Cardinal, Begin 1-1-50
BoxFolder
781Society of St. Vincent de Paul Annual Meetings
2Society of St. Vincent de Paul Cathedral of St. John the Baptist Conference, Savannah, Georgia
3Society of St. Vincent de Paul Cemetery Lot
4Society of St. Vincent de Paul Christmas Solicitations, 1963-1964
5Society of St. Vincent de Paul Dinner, January 22, 1953
6Society of St. Vincent de Paul History of the Society
7Society of St. Vincent de Paul List of Conferences in Georgia
8Society of St. Vincent de Paul General Matters Closed, 12-31-51
9Society of St. Vincent de Paul General Matters, 1-1-59
10Society of St. Vincent de Paul General Matters, 1-1-52 to 1-1-59
BoxFolder
791Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Churches Christ the King-Assets
2Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Churches Christ the King-Correspondence
3Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Churches Immaculate Conception-Correspondence
4Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Churches Our Lady of Lourdes-Correspondence
5Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Churches Sacred Heart-Correspondence
6Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Churches St. Anthony's-Correspondence
7Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Churches (Rome, Ga.) St. Mary's-Correspondence
8Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Conferences Brunswick, Georgia
9Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Conferences St. Peters La Grange, Georgia
10Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Conferences Milledgeville, Georgia-Sacred Heart
11Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Correspondence Asher, James L.
12Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Correspondence Carroll, Mrs. J.M.
13Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Correspondence Clifton Baby-Adoption of
14Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Correspondence Jocelyn, Miss Lillian
15Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Correspondence Rice, Mrs. Frances and Children
16Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Correspondence Richardson, Mrs. Agatha M.
17Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Correspondence W.T. Riggs
18Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Correspondence Saye Family
19Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Correspondence Smith, Mrs. Ray
BoxFolder
801Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Correspondence Ward, Gloria Jones
2Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Correspondence Winkler, Norman F.
3Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Gifts and Contributions Murphy, A. Estate of Mrs. Phoebe
4Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Gifts and Contributions Prior, Rosalie
5Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Gifts and Contributions Joseph B. Whitehead Foundation
6Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Reports-Annual
7Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Reports-Annual Atlanta Conferences, 1939-1941
8Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Reports-Annual Atlanta Conference
9Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Reports-Miscellaneous Councils
10Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Reports-Treasurer's
11Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Tax, Income-Federal Exemption
12Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta St. Thomas More-Decatur, Ga.
13Society of St. Vincent de Paul Particular Council of Atlanta Assets
BoxFolder
811Society of St. Vincent de Paul Superior Council of the United States Appointment of Charles Slater as Vice-President of Met. Council, Eastern, Florida
2Society of St. Vincent de Paul Superior Council of the United States Appointment of Hughes Spalding as Vice-President of Met. Council, Georgia
3Society of St. Vincent de Paul Superior Council of the United States Bequest-Mary B. O'Donnell
4Society of St. Vincent de Paul Superior Council of the United States Committee on Federal and State Legislation
5Society of St. Vincent de Paul Superior Council of the United States Contributions of Atlanta Conferences
6Society of St. Vincent de Paul Superior Council of the United States Corporate Matters
7Society of St. Vincent de Paul Superior Council of the United States Corporate Matters (Chiefly Reports)
8Society of St. Vincent de Paul Superior Council of the United States General Matters Begins 1939
9Society of St. Vincent de Paul Superior Council of the United States Organization of Conferences
10Society of St. Vincent de Paul Superior Council of the United States Reorganization
11Society of St. Vincent de Paul Superior Council of the United States Secretariats for Families
BoxFolder
821Trappist Monks-Monastery of the Holy Ghost, Inc. Corpor. Matters
2Trappist Monks-Monastery of the Holy Ghost, Inc. General Matters
3Trappist Monks-Monastery of the Holy Ghost, Inc. General Matters
4Trappist Monks-Monastery of the Holy Ghost, Inc. Real Estate Purchase from Mercer Harbin
5Trappist Monks-Monastery of the Holy Ghost, Inc. Real Estate Purchase from J.R. Kirpatrick, et. al.
6Trappist Monks-Monastery of the Holy Ghost, Inc. Real Estate Purchase from A.M. O'Neal
7Trappist Monks-Monastery of the Holy Ghost, Inc. Rockdale County Taxes
8Trappist Monks-Monastery of the Holy Ghost, Inc. Tax Exemptions
9Twaite, Charles E.
10Webster, Rev. Giles A. O.F.M.
BoxFolder
831-2Printed Material
 

Series 4: Jack Spalding Files

BoxFolder
881Personal Correspondence, September 1933
2Personal Correspondence, October 1933
3Personal Correspondence, November 1933
4Personal Correspondence, December 1933
5Personal Correspondence, January 1934
6Personal Correspondence, February 1934
7Personal Correspondence, March 1934
8Personal Correspondence, April 1934
9Personal Correspondence, October 1934
10Personal Correspondence, November 1934
11Personal Correspondence, December 1934
12Personal Correspondence, January 1935
13Personal Correspondence, February 1935
14Personal Correspondence, March 1935
15Personal Correspondence, April 1935
16Personal Correspondence, May 1935
17Personal Correspondence, June 1935
18Personal Correspondence, July-August 1935
19Personal Correspondence, September 1935
20Personal Correspondence, October 1935
21Personal Correspondence, November 1935
22Personal Correspondence, December 1935
BoxFolder
891Correspondence, Personal, January 1936
2Correspondence, Personal, February 1936
3Correspondence, Personal, March 1936
4Correspondence, Personal, April-May 1936
5Correspondence, Personal, June-October 1936
6Correspondence, Personal, November 1936
7Correspondence, Personal, December 1936
8Correspondence, Personal, January 1937
9Correspondence, Personal, February 1937
10Correspondence, Personal, March 1937
11Correspondence, Personal, April 1937
12Correspondence, Personal, May-September 1937
13Correspondence, Personal, October-November 1937
14Correspondence, Personal, December 1937
15Correspondence, Personal, January 1938
16Correspondence, Personal, February 1938
17Correspondence, Personal, March 1938
18Correspondence, Personal, April-September 1938
19Correspondence, Personal, October-December 1938
BoxFolder
901Business Papers Miscellaneous, 1870-1890
2Business Papers Miscellaneous, 1890-1900
3Business Papers Miscellaneous, 1900-1910
4Business Papers Miscellaneous, 1910-1920
5Business Papers Miscellaneous, 1920-1930
6Business Papers Miscellaneous, 1930-1938
7Business Papers Miscellaneous, Undated
BoxFolder
911Daily Diary
2Bank Books
BoxFolder
921Miscellaneous Legal Documents
2Miscellaneous Legal Documents
3Miscellaneous Legal Documents
4Miscellaneous Legal Documents
5Miscellaneous Legal Documents
6Miscellaneous Legal Documents Real Estate Tracts Bill of Sale of Negro Slave
BoxFolder
931Business Papers Atkinson
2Business Papers Calhoun-Williamson Duel
3Business Papers County Commissioner
4Business Papers Exposition Cotton Mills
5Business Papers Georgia Railway and Power Co.
6Business Papers Investments
7Business Papers Medical Examinations and Evidence
8Business Papers Schroder, Mrs. Suzanne S.
9Business Papers Spalding, Elizabeth H.
10Business Papers Spalding, Hughes
11Business Papers Special Interests
BoxFolder
941Personal Calling Calls
2Personal Genealogy
3Personal Genealogy
4Personal Knights of Malta Correspondence
5Personal Knights of Malta Miscellaneous
6Personal Miscellaneous Poem on Old Age Letter from Gerald P. O'Hara-Bishop of Savannah
BoxFolder
951Business Papers Seaboard Airline Railway
 

Series 5: Jack Spalding, Jr. Files

BoxFolder
961Correspondence Miscellaneous, 12-20-43 to 1951
2Estate of Jack J. Spalding, Jr.
3Family
4General, 1-1-52
5Loans, Securities, etc. Correspondence
BoxFolder
971Loans and Securities, 1-1-52
2Replies to Condolences
3Spalding, Mrs. Nancy Prince-Estate of Prince, Mrs. E. M.-Estate of
4Trust The Citizens and Southern National Bank
5Will