Chattooga County Jailer's Records

Chattooga County Jailer's Records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Swinburn, Greg
Title: Chattooga County Jailer's Records
Dates: 1999-2007
Quantity: 0.2 Linear feet (1 half box)
Coll. Number: ms3469

Biographical/Historical Note

The Chattooga County Jail is under the supervision of the Chattooga County Sheriff's Office and is located in Summerville, Georgia.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of records kept by one jailer during his shift at a small north west Georgia county jail during the years 1999-2007. These records include reports on prisoners, altercations, emergencies, calling EMTs for sick or wounded prisoners, arrest/release reports, and requests for shift swapping and vacation time. Most of the records are handwritten. A few records are typed or handwritten on a printed form. Also included is one letter confiscated from a prisoner and a typed list of fines for traffic violations.


Arranged in chronological order.

Index Terms

Administrative records.
Chattooga County (Ga.)
Chattooga County Jail (Summerville, Ga.). -- Records and correspondence
Criminal records--Georgia--Chattooga County.
Inmate guards--Georgia--Chattooga County.
Jails--Georgia--Chattooga County.
Prison administration--Georgia--Chattooga County.
Prisons (institutions).
Prisons--Officials and employees.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Chattooga County Jailer's Records, 1999-2007. MS 3469. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Inmate letter
2Supplemental reports, 2000
3Supplemental reports, 1999
4Supplemental reports, 2001
5Supplemental reports, 2002
6Supplemental reports, 2003
7Supplemental reports, 2004
8Supplemental reports, 2005
9Supplemental reports, no date
10Leave requests
11Intoxilyzer test results, 2005
12Code violation list
13Computer instructions
1424 hour arrest/release report
15Miscellaneous papers