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James Scott family papers

James Scott family papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: James Scott family papers
Creator: Scott, Ernest Leland
Inclusive Dates: 1821-1969
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet 1 box, 1 rolled poster
Collection Number: ms324
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of papers (mostly photocopies) concerning the James Scott family from 1821-1969. Papers include photocopies of genealogical records, chapters from books; two publications concerning Searles Valley; two published maps (Jayhawker Trail map and Points of interest map of Death Valley); and several photocopies of papers concerning the life and career of Ernest Leland Scott, Jr. The collection also includes a poster portraying American Potash and Chemical Corp., Trona, California.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Gift of Ernest L. Scott, Jr.

Preferred Citation

James Scott family papers, ms324, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Family papers.
Records (documents)
University of Georgia. Alumni and alumnae

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Biography and genealogy of the Scott family (photocopies), 1949-1965 (reproductions)
12Correspondence regarding Ernest L. Scott, Jr. (photocopies), 1949-1966 (reproductions)
13Documents regarding Ernest L. Scott, Jr. (photocopies), 1942-1969 (reproductions)
14James Scott's University records (photocopies), 1821-1900 (reproductions)
15Maps (photocopies and originals), 1949, undated (3 originals)
16Printed material (photocopies and originals), 1939-1968 (2 originals)
1Poster , undated (Rolled Original)