Scarlett family bible, photograph albums, and scrapbooks
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Scarlett family bible, photograph albums, and scrapbooks

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Scarlett family.
Title: Scarlett family bible, photograph albums, and scrapbooks
Dates: 1880-1969
Extent: 1.82 cubic feet (6 volumes)
Identification: MS 1251

Biographical/Historical Note

The Scarlett family lived in and around Brunswick, Georgia. Frank M. Scarlett was the first federal judge appointed in the county and the federal building in Brunswick is named in his honor.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains three photograph albums containing pictures of the Scarlett, Atkinson, Keany, and Hull families. Also included are two scrapbooks about Richard B. Russell's first senatorial campaign, managed by Frank M. Scarlett, III. There is also a bible in this collection that was a gift from Sarah Scarlett to her children Frank Muir Scarlett II and Bessie Scarlett.

Index Terms

Brunswick (Ga.)
Photograph albums.
Russell, Richard B., (Richard Brevard), 1897-1971.
Scarlett family.
Scarlett, Frank M.
United States. Congress. Senate--Elections.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Material was acquired from creator.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Scarlett family bible, photograph albums, and scrapbooks, MS 1251, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Frank Muir Scarlett, IV, 1971.


Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List



1Holy Bible. Brunswick, Georgia, 1880


2Photo album. Brunswick, Georgia, circa 1887
Pictures of David C. Scarlett family and servants.


3Scrapbook. Brunswick, Georgia, 1932-1936. View images: 1 | 2 | 3.
Online Inventory Contains Digitized Items


4Scrapbook. Brunswick, Georgia, 1948-1969


5Photograph album. Brunswick, Georgia, undated


6Photograph album. Brunswick, Georgia, undated
Unidentified photographs.