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John M. Scott papers

John M. Scott papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: John M. Scott papers
Creator: Scott, John M.
Inclusive Dates: 1853-1856
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms553
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

John M. Scott was sheriff of Baldwin County, Georgia in the 1850's.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence to John M. Scott from 1853-1856. Correspondence pertains to business matters (requests for deeds, collection of notes or rent); politics, including information on the American Party; people running for various offices; political favors; and the death of John M. Scott's brother, William.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John M. Scott papers, ms553, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Baldwin County (Ga.)

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing