Bryn Mawr College Library Special Collections

 

 

Ralph Hodgson and Aurelia Bolliger Hodgson Papers, 1896-1984

Part II: Box and Folder List

Special Collections Department, Bryn Mawr College Library

Collection Number: M 49

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Portrait of Ralph Hodgson taken during Seymour Adelman's visit to Owlacres, 1947, Bryn Mawr College Special Collections
Portrait of Ralph Hodgson taken during Seymour Adelman's visit to Owlacres, 1947

Series III. Other Materials

Photographs
3-Dimensional Material

Dog Drawing 1, 1959 Bryn Mawr College Special Collections
By Ralph Hodgson, 1959
Dog Drawing 2, Bryn Mawr College Special Collections
By Ralph Hodgson to his first wife Janet, c. 1915

 

Photographs:

Box

Folder

Contents

Date

19 1 Early photos of the Bolliger family, including early history of the family church Various dates
19 2 Early photos of Hodgson family and of RH Various dates
19 3 Photos from Sendai period 1920's-1930's
19 4 Photos from Sendai period 1920's-1930's
20 1 RH and ABH at their home in Ohio 1940's-1950's
20 2 Photos of bull terriers and RH with his dogs Various dates
20 3 Photos of Adelman's visit to Hodgson home in Ohio (several copies of each photo) 1947
20 4 Photos of RH's burial and grave site November 1962
20 5 Photos of ABH later in life, alone and with family and friends 1960's - 1980's
20 6 Portraits of Michael Mckenna and R. Fraser Undated
20 7 Portraits of RH: drawings, paintings, photos and photos of art work Various years
20 8 Photo of RH and ABH at home at Owlacres, Ohio November 1959
20 9 Studio portraits of "Laura" and 12 related snapshots; MS poem by "Laura" and cutting of hair 1946-1949
21 Item 1 Photo album of RH in Japan 1920's-1930's
21 Item 2 Photo album of Adelman visit to Owlacres, Ohio 1947
22 1 Photos from RH early collection of friends including: C.L. Fraser, Koteliansky, T.S Eliot, De la Mare Various Dates
22 2 Photos from London period 1910's-1940's
22 3 Portraits of friends 1928-1932
22 4 John Harding's collected photos; skimmed from RH's greater photo collection for possible use in a book Various/Undated
22 5 Various artwork, drawings and sketches from RH collection Various/Undated
22 6 Various artwork by Seymour Adelman sent to RH Various/Undated

Painting of Hodgson, undated, Bryn Mawr College Special Collections
Portrait of Ralph Hodgson painted in Japan, artist and date unknown

3-Dimensional Material:

Box

Item Numbers

Contents

Date

26 1-4 Collection of blank postcards from Japan (over 100), Egypt (17), London (34) and America (12) Various
26 5 Register book from RH's funeral 6 November 1962
27 1-5 Glass transparencies of cartoon drawings by RH; plates made in London Undated
27 6 Kodak color transparencies of trip to Washington D.C. made by Aurelia; addressed to Ruth Cook April 1966
27 7 Glass transparencies of cartoon drawings by RH; plates produced in Japan Undated
27 8-9 Printing blocks with designs for Flying Scroll manuscript Undated
28 1-5 5 White dress shirts with collars and scissors; made in Japan  
29 1-4 3 Dresses given to ABH by Vivienne Eliot and 1 black dress owned by E. Bolliger (ABH's mother)  
30 1 Japanese lacquered box  
30 2 Paper box containing: 4 Japanese fans and 1 Japanese figural wood carving  
30 3 Wood box containing: 5 carved wooden figurines of animals, 1 wooden spoon, 1 Japanese handkerchief  
30 4 Painted wooden box, probably Japanese  
31 1-9 Animal figurines: 5 bears, 4 dogs; wooden, carved in Japan  
31 10 Porcelain child figurine in small box  
31 11 Japanese fan in paper box  
31 12 Metal box labeled and containing "RH's broken pipes- mostly bowls"  
31 13 Small metal box containing traveling watercolor set  
31 14 Snuffbox with MS note inside from Seymour Adelman, "This antique pewter snuffbox was found by Ralph Hodgson in Lincoln, England while on a walk with Seigfried Sassoon. It was given by R.H. to Lenore at Owlacres in May, 1948, and given by Lenore to me a few days later. S.A."  
31 15 Small flask  
31 16 Boxed collection of paint brushes, writing tools and star patterned dish  
31 17 Red and black lacquered Japanese wood box  
31 18 White box containing collection of souvenir travel labels  
33   Suitcase containing Japanese robes, fabric, traditional Japanese shoes and socks, all belonging to ABH; 1 painted scroll, 2 canes, belonging to RH  

 

PART I: Collection Description

Full List of Guides to the Collections
Abbreviations Used in Guides

Last Update: August 8, 2005 Special Collections at SpecColl@brynmawr.edu