Hugh Leslie Hodgson collection

Hugh Leslie Hodgson collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Hodgson, Hugh
Title: Hugh Leslie Hodgson collection
Dates: 1906-1970
Quantity: 3.4 Linear feet (1 flat box, 2 oversized boxes)
Coll. Number: ms2957

Biographical/Historical Note

Hugh Leslie Hodgson (1893-1969) was the son of John Marchall and Isabella Turner Hodgson of Athens, Georgia, and married Katherine Blake of Texas in 1916. Hodgson studied piano four years with Madame Varette Ter Stepanoff in Berlin, organ & composition under Rubin and Carl Goldmark, N.Y., and was a graduate of the University of Georgia. He was director of St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Atlanta 1928-69, director of music at the Lucy Cobb Institute, and professor of music and head of the Department of Music at the University of Georgia, 1928-1960.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of five scrapbooks and a few loose items. The scrapbooks contain programs, clippings, information on Hodgson's career, photos, and family information. The loose items include a practice notebook from Berlin, a couple of magazine covers, and some programs.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.).
Clippings (information artifacts)
Hodgson, Hugh
Hodgson, Hugh -- Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc.
Hodgson, Hugh -- Photographs
Music teachers--Georgia.
Programs (documents)
University of Georgia. -- Faculty

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hugh Leslie Hodgson collection. MS 2957. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

Related materials available in the followign collections of this repository: Hugh Hodgson collection, 1926-1972.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Scrapbook # 1, 1906 1908
recitals, on American Line, info on Berlin studies, NY and other activities-clippings and programs
Scrapbook # 2, 1908
programs & clippings pasted in design book
Hodgson practice notebook from Berlin
note on verso of front cover from Mde Stepanoff
ALS Annie M. Winn to Cousin Belle, Savannah, 20 March 1921 (2 pgs)
Philine-music drams in 3 acts by Hugh L Hodgson, text by Martha R Little
2Scrapbook # 2, 1908
small book with programs & clippings pasted in design book
Scrapbook # 3-"My service for Uncle Sam' on front cover-covers, 1940's-60's
Description of E.R. Hodgson home verso of front cover
Hodgson now head of Dept. of Music at UGA
Information about dedication of window at St. Luke's, 1961
Scrapbook # 4, 1928-48
Photos, family information
Cover of Musical Courier, 3 March 1934
with Tito Schipa photo
Program-L'Italiana in Algeri' on front
Program-Richter, 1970
Symphony Magazine, October '69
Contemporary Art of the U.Ss exhibit at IBM Gallery..., 1940
Lamar Dodd's 'View of Athens' in Ga section
3Scrapbook # 5
family and personal information