Morehouse and Scott family papers
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Morehouse and Scott family papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Morehouse family.
Creator: Scott family.
Title: Morehouse and Scott family papers
Dates: 1936-1973
Extent: 1.5 cubic feet (2 boxes)
Identification: MS 1913

Biographical/Historical Note

The Morehouse and Scott families both resided in Savannah, Georgia and were linked by Grace I. Morehouse Scott (1903-1973). Mrs. Scott was first married to Garfield Roy Morehouse (1878-1951) and later remarried in 1955 to John H. Scott (1895-1964).

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains books, scrapbooks, photographs, clippings, correspondence, funeral guest books, and other miscellaneous materials relating to the Morehouse and Scott families of Savannah, Georgia from 1936-1973.


This collection is arranged into 2 boxes:

Box 1: Books, yearbook, scrapbook, photographs, photograph albums, clippings, correspondence, certificates, postcards, deeds, 1936-1970

Box 2: Schoolwork, photographs, funeral guest books, clippings, cards, 1939-1973

Index Terms

Clippings (information artifacts)
Letters (correspondence)
Morehouse family.
Morehouse, Garfield Roy, 1878-1951.
Morehouse, Garfield Roy, Jr., d. 1945.
Photograph albums.
School yearbooks.
Scott family.
Scott, Grace I. Morehouse, 1903-1973.
Scott, John H., 1895-1964.

Administrative Information

Processing Information

This collection is processed at the Basic Level (or collection level). There is no detailed inventory for this collection as it is not fully processed. To request that this collection be added to our priority list of collections to be fully processed as staffing and funding allow, please contact the Library and Archives staff.


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.