Edward Hodgson collection

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US US kmk U2013.09

Level of description



Edward Hodgson collection


  • 1903–1906 (Creation)


0.25 Linear Feet, 1.00 Box

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Biographical history

To be updated.

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Scope and content

Materials include photographs of Edward Hodgson's (B.S., Agronomy, 1903) college friends at Kansas State Agricultural College: Thomas Warner Buell (1903), Walter Otis Gray (1904), Martin Roy Schuler (1906), Orrin Pomeroy Drake (1903), and Clark Stewart Cole (1904), as well as portraits of faculty and staff that include Julius Terrass Willard, Albert Dickens, Benjamin Franklin Eyer, Alice Ruff, Herbert F. Roberts, Albert M. Ten Eyck.
Other photos include formal family photos, an aerial photo of Manhattan during the 1903 flood, and several undated portraits of unidentified people.

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Conditions governing access

No access restrictions: All materials are open for research.

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Conditions governing reproduction

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Languages of the material

  • English

Scripts of the material

  • Latin

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Custodial history

This acquisition received accession number U2013.09.

Immediate source of acquisition

Acqusition Source: Jim and Carolyn Hodgson
Acqusition Method: Donation.
Acqusition Date: 20130416

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information

The photographs in this collection depict Kansas State Agricultural College students and faculty, as well as one photograph of Manhattan during the 1903 flood. All of them fit within our collecting strengths.


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Specialized notes

  • Citation: Preferred Citation: [Item title], [item date], Edward Hodgson photographs, Box [number], Folder [number or title], Morse Department of Special Collections, Kansas State University Libraries.

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Archivist's note

Finding Aid Author: Cliff Hight
Processing Info: Student assistant Abby Kopp processed the collection in 2015 and university archivist Cliff Hight described it in 2016.
Publication Date: 2016-01-29

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