Southern Mutual Insurance Company records

Southern Mutual Insurance Company records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Southern Mutual Insurance Company (Athens, Ga.).
Title: Southern Mutual Insurance Company records
Dates: 1848-1995
Quantity: 2.0 Linear feet (53 microfilm reels)
Coll. Number: ms2975

Biographical/Historical Note

The Southern Mutual Insurance Company was incorporated on 29 December 1847, in Athens, GA. In 1855 the Company discontinued the departments of life insurance, marine insurance and insurance of slaves as property and adopted the plan of requiring cash premiums and making annual dividends to policy holders. Originally governed by a 15-member Board of Directors, 10 of whom were to be residents of Athens or the vicinity, the Company is still in business.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of servants registers, storage and marine registers, fire registers, annual reports, directors' minutes, loss reports, fire insurance applications and various other items.


Arrangement

Arranged roughly by record type.


Index Terms

Annual reports.
Application forms.
Corporate minutes--Georgia--Athens.
Fire insurance--Georgia--Forms.
Fire insurance--Georgia.
Insurance companies--Georgia--Athens.
Loss ratios (Insurance)--Georgia.
Marine insurance--Georgia.
Minutes.
Official reports.
Property insurance--Georgia.
Registers (lists).
Southern Mutual Insurance Company (Athens, Ga.). -- Forms
Southern Mutual Insurance Company (Athens, Ga.). -- Records and correspondence

Existence and Location of Originals note

The original records are retained by the Southern Mutual Insurance Company.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Southern Mutual Insurance Company records, MS 2975. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access note

Available only in microfilm.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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ms2975-1Servants Register, 1848-1856
 
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ms2975-2Servants Register, undated
 
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ms2975-3Storage & Marine Registers, Index
 
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ms2975-4Storage & Marine Registers, v. 1 & v. 2, March 1848-January 1853
 
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ms2975-5Storage & Marine Registers, v. 3, February 1853-January 1855
 
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ms2975-6Storage & Marine Registers, v. 4, February 1855-October 1858
 
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ms2975-7Storage & Marine Registers, v. 5 & v. 6, November 1858-December 1887
 
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ms2975-8General Agents Fire Register, v. 1c & v. 2c, January 1851-June 1869
 
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ms2975-9General Agents Fire Register, v. 1 & v. 2, July 1869-September 1882
 
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ms2975-10Index to Fire Register vol. 2
 
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ms2975-11General Agents Fire Registers, v. 3 & v. 4, October 1882-December 1891
 
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ms2975-12General Agents Fire Register, v. 5 & v. 6, January 1892-July 1899
 
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ms2975-13General Agents Fire Register, v. 7, August 1899-January 1904
 
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ms2975-14Directors' Minutes, v. 1 & v. 2, 1848-1879
 
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ms2975-15Directors' Minutes, v 3-v. 5, January 1880-May 1909
 
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ms2975-16Directors' minutes, v. 6-v.8, June 1909-September 1942
 
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ms2975-17Convention Minutes, v. 1-4, 1847-1991
 
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ms2975-18Loss Register, v. 1, 1882-1888
 
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ms2975-19Loss Register, v. 2, 1888-1898
 
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ms2975-20Loss Register, v. 3, 1961
 
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ms2975-21Loss Reports, v. 1-v.3, January 1894-April 1900
 
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ms2975-22Loss Reports, v. 4-v.7, May 1900-April 1906
 
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ms2975-23Form Book, 1848-1892
 
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ms2975-24Statement Book, 1894-1896
 
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ms2975-25Insurance Digest, 1875-1877
 
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ms2975-26Agents' Journal, 1848
 
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ms2975-27Short Term Fire Policies, 1882-1893
 
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ms2975-28Monthly Reports, 1848-1862
 
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ms2975-29Policy Journals, v. 1-v.5, 1849-1894
 
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ms2975-30Annual Reports, 1848-1995
 
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ms2975-31Investment Bond Inventory, 1894-1919
 
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ms2975-32Agency Fire Registers, vol. 1, 1866-1882
 
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ms2975-33Agency Fire Registers, vol. 2, 1859-1895
 
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ms2975-34Fire Insurance Applications, v. 1, 1884-1957
 
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ms2975-35Fire Insurance Applications, v. 2, r. 1, 1884-1957
 
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ms2975-36Fire Insurance Applications, v. 2, r. 2, 1884-1957
 
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ms2975-37Fire Insurance Applications, v. 3, r. 1, 1884-1957
 
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ms2975-38Fire Insurance Applications, v. 3, r. 2, 1884-1957
 
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ms2975-39Fire Insurance Applications, v. 4, r. 1, 1884-1957
 
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ms2975-40Fire Insurance Applications, v 4, r. 2, 1884-1957
 
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ms2975-41Fire Insurance Applications, v. 5, r. 1, 1884-1957
 
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ms2975-42Fire Insurance Applications, v. 5, r. 2, 1884-1957
 
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ms2975-43Fire Insurance Applications, v. 5, r. 3, 1884-1957
 
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ms2975-44Fire Insurance Applications, v. 6, r. 1, 1884-1957
 
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ms2975-45Fire Insurance Applications, v. 6, r. 2, 1884-1957
 
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ms2975-46Building Specifications, 1906
 
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ms2975-47Performance Bonds of Company Officers, 1854-1956
 
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ms2975-481926 lawsuit, 1926-1928
 
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ms2975-49Loose Collection of Forms
 
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ms2975-50Municipal Insurance Tariff Pamphlets, 1865-1886
 
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ms2975-51Agency Miscellany, 1848-1892
 
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ms2975-52Life Insurance Dept. Annual Report, 1853
 
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ms2975-53Cash Disbursement Lawsuit, 1880