Bayles family scrapbook
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Bayles family scrapbook

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Bayles family.
Title: Bayles family scrapbook
Dates: 1875-1910
Extent: 0.15 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 1831

Biographical/Historical Note

Alice Bayles married Albert Bayles (d. 1886) in South Island, South Carolina in 1876. The couple had one son, Albert Sidney Bayles born in 1877. Albert Sidney Bayles was a paymaster for the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad and married Elizabeth Brooks Sanborn of Savannah, Georgia in 1908, where they continued to live following their wedding.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains a scrapbook that Alice Bayles made for her son, Albert Sidney and his wife Elizabeth as a way to remember their family's past. The scrapbook includes family photographs, letters, newspaper clippings, wedding invitations and other ephemera from 1875 to 1910 related to the Bayles family, particularly the life of her son, Albert Sidney Bayles.

Index Terms

Bayles family.
Bayles, Albert Sidney, b. 1877.
Bayles, Albert, d. 1886.
Bayles, Alice, active 1875-1910.
Bayles, Elizabeth B., active 1907-1910.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Letters (correspondence)

Administrative Information

Processing Information

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Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.


Encoding funded by a 2008 Archives-Basic Projects grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.