Athens Commission Company papers

Athens Commission Company papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Athens Commission Company (Athens, Ga.).
Title: Athens Commission Company papers
Dates: 1895-1899
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms629

Biographical/Historical Note

Athens Commission Company was a brokerage, located in the Swift Building on Oconee Street in Athens, Clarke County, Georgia. The owners were Alonzo Henry O’Farrell and George Tyndall Hodgson.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists mainly of business papers of Athens Commission Company, dating 1895-1899. Included are business correspondences to Maurice Jankower, George Hodgson, A. H. Farrell, and Athens Commission Company, from distributors of coal, flour, typewriters, popcorn, and tobacco; and correspondence from Sol Flatau. Also included are business letters George Hodgson received as an insurance agent for various companies; and a business letter to Manufacturers Hazelton & Dozier.

Index Terms

Business letters.
Business records--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Athens Commission Company papers, ms629, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

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