John M. Scott papers

John M. Scott papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Scott, John M.
Title: John M. Scott papers
Dates: 1853-1856
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms553

Biographical/Historical Note

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

Scope and Content Note

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.

Index Terms

Baldwin County (Ga.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

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

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