Dorothy McNeel Young collection

Dorothy McNeel Young collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Atlanta Life Insurance Company.
Title: Dorothy McNeel Young collection
Dates: 1939 and 1954
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet (1 portfolio)
Abstract:Collection consists of a 1939 group photograph with the caption, "Cotton oil millers dinner for county agents and vocational teachers at Legionaire's cabin in Athens, Ga"; the photo pictures approximately thirty men, including Harry Hodgson seated front row center. Also included in the collection is a 1964 wall calendar depicting Dr. Martin Luther King and immediate family, identifying Dr. King as "the moral leader of the Civil Rights struggle."
Coll. Number: ms3660.TEMP

Biographical/Historical Note

Harry Hodgson, depicted front and center in the photograph, was an Athens, Georgia businessman and Dorothy Young's grandfather.

Index Terms

American Legion. Post no. 20 (Athens, Ga.).
Hodgson, Harry, 1874-1971
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Dorothy McNeel Young collection, MS 3660. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11"Grow More Cotton per Acre"- photograph- Cotton Oil Millers Dinner to County Agents and Vocational Teachers- Legionaires cabin, Athens, GA, January 1939
12Atlanta Life Insurance 1964 wall calendar depicting Martin Luther King and family, 1964