Cordova stock certificate collection

Cordova stock certificate collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Cordova, Joe
Title: Cordova stock certificate collection
Dates: 1896-1953
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms3098

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of bonds and stock certificates of predecessor companies of Georgia Power Company from 1896-1953, along with a photocopy of a corporate family tree of Georgia Power. Several certificates are signed “P. S. Arkwright,” “G. W. Brine,” “C. Elmer Smith,” and “Wade H. Wright.”


Index Terms

Electric utilities--Georgia--History.
Georgia Power Company.
Stock certificates--Georgia.
Stock certificates.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Cordova stock certificate collection, ms 3098, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11 Corporate Family Tree of Georgia Power (photocopy), undated
 
2Bonds, 1909-1953
Includes certificates of Athens Railway and Electric Company, Georgia Power and Light Company, Inter-State Power Company, Mutual Light and Water Company.
 
3Stock certificates, 1896-1913
Includes certificates of Athens Gas, Light and Fuel Company; Athens Electric Railway Company, Augusta Railway Electric Company, Bibb Power Company, Columbus Electric Company, Decatur Electric Light, Power and Water Company; Georgia Light, Power, and Railways; Macon Railway and Light Company.
 
4Stock certificates, 1924-1931
Includes certificates of Central Georgia Power Company, Columbus Electric and Power Company; Georgia Light, Power and Railways, Incorporated; Georgia Power Company; and Georgia Railway and Power Company.
 
5Stock certificates specimens, undated
Includes certificates of Athens Railways and Electric Company; Atlanta and Macon Railway Company; Central Georgia Power Company, Columbus Company, Columbus Electric Company, East Georgia Power Company, Gainesville Railway Company, Georgia Light, Power & Railway; Georgia Power Company, Georgia Public Service Corporation, The Columbus Power Company, The Tallassee Power Company.