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Samuel N. Jones Civil War letters

 Collection
Identifier: 0000-0251M
Scope and Contents

Letters to Jones' children and brother while he was stationed in Florida with the 64th Regiment Georgia Volunteers as a clerk.

Dates: 1864 - 1865

Samuel Oswal Conley Civil War diary

 Collection
Identifier: 1980-0077M
Scope and Contents The diary begins in May 1864 following a furlough and covers the movements of Sam's unit, the 65th Regiment Georgia Infantry, Company I, in the Atlanta area all that summer. Most of the time they were building fortifications. At the end of September, they retreated into North Georgia, Alabama, and then Tennessee where they participated in the Battle of Franklin at the end of November. More marching through Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, and South Carolina led them to North Carolina where...
Dates: 1864 - 1865

Samuel Porter Jones family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1969-0507M
Scope and Contents

The collection contains evangelistic records, family business papers, personal correspondence, and family photographs.

Dates: 1834-1983 and n.d.; Majority of material found in 1879-1925

Samuel Prestly Waits family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1989-0004M
Scope and Contents

Letters center around the Samuel Prestly and Nancy Waits family of Oakgrove, Fulton County, Georgia, who moved to Alabama before 1860. When Prestly enlisted in the 44th Regiment Alabama Volunteers, however, Nancy and their three children moved back to Oakgrove as letters flow to and from her there. Included is a letter from Prestly's brother James W. in Dallas, Paulding County, Georgia, 1855, and an envelope to Leola V. Waits Acree, a daughter, in Hammond, Georgia.

Dates: 1855, 1862, and n.d.

Samuel Spencer memorial collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1970-0204M
Dates: 1906, 1910, and 1970

Sans Souci Civic Club minutes

 Collection
Identifier: 1981-0024M-c
Scope and Contents

Minutes of this Bartow County, Georgia, club.

Dates: 1917 - 1936

Sapelo Island Company records

 Collection
Identifier: 1989-0002M
Scope and Contents

Financial records and correspondence originating in or concerning Bibb, Chatham, Glynn, and McIntosh Counties, Georgia.

Dates: 1910 - 1916; Majority of material found in 1910 - 1912

Sara Lovelace Muschel papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1976-0084M
Scope and Contents

Letters, photographs, scrapbooks, genealogical correspondence and notes, legal records, pamphlets, and books that belonged to Sara Lovelace Muschel of Ware County, Georgia. Collection contains the dental diploma of her father, George R. Lovelace; a 1918 yearbook of Waycross High School; and a photographic pamphlet of Bessie Tift College, n.d.

Dates: ca. 1880 - ca. 1960

Sara M. Brady incoming family letters

 Collection
Identifier: 1971-0331M
Scope and Contents

This collection includes incoming letters from Lizzie Adams, Tifton, Georgia; M. A. Skelton, Americus, Georgia; granddaughter Lizzie, Dawson County, Georgia; and son Benton, Atlanta, Georgia.

Dates: 1893-1895

Sarah A. Lawton Civil War letter

 Collection
Identifier: 1978-0409M
Scope and Contents

A four-page letter from the wife of Brigadier-General Alexander R. Lawton to their friend, Brigadier-General Henry R. Jackson, about conditions in their hometown Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, during the summer of 1861. The letter mixes factual information with her feelings about her husband and other major Confederate figures.

Dates: 1861

Sarah Lillie Wells (Mrs. Luther A.) Isbell collection III

 Collection
Identifier: 1965-0091M
Scope and Contents

Typed compositions on aspects of the Civil War by Mrs. Luther Isbell, which typify 1960s old guard attitudes toward the South and its history on such subjects as Confederate ships, Sherman's campaign, and prisons. Most of Mrs. Isbell's other work was microfilmed and is available in the Archives library in six separate collections under her name. See especially her "Though Deep the Waters Roll" collection.

Dates: ca. 1964

Sarah Virginia Means Smoak family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1974-0213M
Scope and Contents Sarah V. Means' diary (1874-1876) while she is a student at Wesleyan Female College, Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, and later when she taught school herself. Sarah wrote about amusements, education, and the teachers at Weslyan, about her cousin's mental illness, race relations in Barnesville, Georgia, where she travels, and various aspects of family relations. Also included are: a Civil War letter by A. P. Smoak, later Sarah's husband; a letter home from Texas by their son, Charles M....
Dates: 1864-1913

Sardis Primitive Baptist Church Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1970-0002Mb
Scope and Contents

The collection contains minute books and loose papers. Early membership records list the names of both African American and white members.

Dates: 1821-1969

Sasnett and Smith store day book

 Collection
Identifier: 0000-0213M-k
Scope and Contents

Daily record of merchandise sold (primarily whiskey) by Joseph R. Sasnett and Ransom H. Smith, citing date, type of goods, and name of account. Pages bear the heading "Bunkers Hill" and date. The entries are for April - July only, and back of the volume contains a record of goods bought by Sasnett and Smith.

Dates: 1824

Saulter and Ivey business papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1978-0530M
Scope and Contents

Letters from various counties in Georgia and Alabama concerning the sale and rental of horses, carriages, and other items, addressed to Saulter and Ivey, 1849 - 1855, a livery stable in Athens, Georgia, owned by Richard R. Saulter and Zachariah Ivey or Ivy. Receipts (accounts payable) made out to Ivey from various dry goods establishments. Receipts (accounts receivable and payable) of J. G. Weir and an envelope addressed to Carl and Grady Weir (1930).

Dates: 1847 - 1930; Majority of material found in 1849 - 1855

Savannah, Georgia ship manifests

 Collection
Identifier: 0000-0214M-p
Scope and Contents

Record book kept by the Customs House Collector's office in Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, recording the importation of goods from Liverpool, Havana and other Caribbean ports, and Amelia Island (now Florida). Goods include food, rum, household items, cloth, hardware, iron, steel, and coal. The volume cites date of entry, name of consignee, name of ship and shipmaster, port of departure, description and value of goods, and amount of duty.

Dates: 1812 - 1814

Savannah, Georgia Ship Manifests

 Collection
Identifier: 0000-0211M
Scope and Contents

Ship manifests recording primarily the shipping of salt, earthenware, hardware items (including iron), and ale from Liverpool, England, to Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia. Two items concern the shipping of tobacco and molasses from Havana, Cuba, to Savannah. One item documents the shipping of cotton to New York. The manifests record name of vessel, ports of departure and entry, name of ship master, description of cargo, value, and, in some cases, charges.

Dates: 1844 - 1860

Screven County - Superior Court - Wildland Digest

 Series
Identifier: 224-01-013
Dates: Created: 1921
Found in: Georgia Archives

Screven, McRae-Helena, and Montezuma telephone companies records

 Collection
Identifier: 1990-0003M
Scope and Contents

Collection includes company minutes, incorporation records, directors and shareholders minutes, deeds, and stock certificates for these three unrelated companies.

Dates: 1906 - 1928.

Secretary of State - Administrative Rules and Regulations - Official Compilation Rules & Regulations

 Series
Identifier: 002-08-010
Scope and Contents This series consists of the third copy of all rules and regulations adopted by state agencies (O.C.G.A. 45-13-81). The act stipulates that the Office of Secretary of State promulgates such rules and regulations. The third copy designation is misleading because this copy is notarized and contains the original signatures of the agency heads responsible for adoption of the procedures. The first copy is generally made as a reference copy for the agency's use; the second copy is...
Dates: Created: 1964-2009
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Building and Loan Commission - Annual Reports

 Series
Identifier: 002-09-035
Scope and Contents This series consists of annual reports of the Building and Loan Associations compiled by the Commissioner. Each report includes the following information for each Building and Loan Association: (1) name of the association; (2) date association began business; (3) names of officers and directors; (4) assets, itemized by type; (5) liabilities, itemized by type; (6) number of members; (7) number of outstanding loans, and (8) dividend rate paid and whether by paid-up shares or mortgage pledged...
Dates: Created: 1934-1967
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Building and Loan Commission - Building and Loan Act of 1937 Administrative Rules

 Series
Identifier: 002-09-036
Scope and Contents

Included in this series are the following: (1) copies of the Georgia Building and Loan Act of 1937; (2) the 1952 Senate Amendment to said act, and (3) copies of the rules of the Office of Secretary of State regarding Building and Loan Associations.

Dates: Created: 1937
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Business Services & Regulation - Certified Copy Correspondence

 Series
Identifier: 002-04-120
Scope and Contents

This series consists of the form letters notarized by the Secretary of State stating that the attached material is a true and correct copy of the original articles of incorporation and certification by the Secretary of State for the company's name. Usually attached to the letter is a receipt showing when and to whom material was mailed.

Dates: Created: 1978-1979
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Business Services & Regulation - Change of Registered Agents and Office Files

 Series
Identifier: 002-04-126
Scope and Contents

This series consists of correspondence to the Corporations Division of the Office of Secretary of State from various corporations giving notice of resignation or change of registered agent or address for the company. The correspondence is generally on a form supplied by the Division and is notarized.

Dates: Created: 1971-1978
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Business Services & Regulation - Closed Foreign Corporations Investigations

 Series
Identifier: 002-04-123
Scope and Contents Georgia Code 22-1401(a) states: "No foreign (out of state) corporation shall have the right to transact business in the State until it shall have procured a Certificate of Authority to do so from the Office of Secretary of State." This series consists of the correspondence between the Corporations Division of the Office of Secretary of State and the company being investigated upon filing of a complaint to determine the qualifications of the corporation attempting to do business in Georgia. ...
Dates: Created: 1974-1975
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Business Services & Regulation - Corporate Statements of Registration Forms

 Series
Identifier: 002-04-016
Scope and Contents This series consists chiefly of the certified statements of registration (commonly referred to today as Annual Reports or F-38's) to the Office of Secretary of State. Also included are registrations accomplished by other means such as letters sent by the corporations, as well as cards sent to corporations advising them of failure to register and/or pay the fees which were subsequently returned with their registrations. Some scattered inquiries from corporations regarding confirmation of...
Dates: Created: 1907-1910
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Business Services & Regulation - Corporations Registrations Ledgers

 Series
Identifier: 002-04-129
Scope and Contents

This series consists of volumes recording some of the companies incorporated in Georgia by county. The volumes list: 1) name of corporation, 2) nature of business, 3) when incorporated, 4) where incorporated, 5) by what authority incorporated, and 6) capital stock.

Dates: Created: 1906-1941
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Business Services & Regulation - Foreign and Domestic Daily and Quarterly Charter Lists

 Series
Identifier: 002-04-127
Scope and Contents

This series contains lists of foreign (out of state) and domestic companies incorporated in Georgia kept on a daily and quarterly basis. The lists of companies generally give the company's name, address and date of incorporation.

Dates: Created: 1948-1974
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Business Services & Regulation - General Administrative Correspondence

 Series
Identifier: 002-04-130
Scope and Contents

This series consists of correspondence from various corporations to the Office of Secretary of State requesting status of their payment on Form F-38 (annual filing reports), explanations on why the company will not be paying the annual report that year, requesting names and addresses of certain companies, and other routine business.

Dates: Created: 1979
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Business Services & Regulation - Inactive Georgia Company Operations

 Series
Identifier: 002-04-122
Scope and Contents This series consists of annual reports from co-operatives and marketing associations in Georgia that have ceased operations. Generally, the reports show: 1) name of association, 2) principal office and location, 3) amount of paid up stock, 4) number of stockholders, 5) number of members if non-stock association, 6) where and when organized, 7) territory served, 8) products handled, purchased, held, or sold during year, 9) expenses of operation, and 10) balance sheet (which was...
Dates: Created: 1921-1962
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissioner of Vehicles - Automobile Tags Counted and Delivered

 Series
Identifier: 002-12-045
Scope and Contents

This series is a record of automobile tags counted and delivered to the Office of Commissioner of Vehicles to be issued for automobiles, motorcycles, dealers, chauffeurs, and trucks. See also RGSGSERIES 34-7-44, Dept. of Revenue, Motor Vehicle Tax.

Dates: Created: 1921-1922
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissioner of Vehicles - Automobiles Registered With the Secretary of State

 Series
Identifier: 002-12-047
Scope and Contents

This register includes: (1) registration date, (2) name of automobile owner, (3) address of automobile owner, and (4) remarks (name and make of automobile). This register was required by law in 1910. A subsequent act in 1931 transferred this function to the Revenue Department. See also RGSGSERIES 2-12-42, Applications for Registrations of Automobiles.

Dates: Created: 1912-1913
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissioner of Vehicles - Georgia Motor Vehicle Rates and Law

 Series
Identifier: 002-12-043
Scope and Contents This series contains the tax fees for the following types of motor vehicles: (1) passenger cars, (2) trucks, (3) tractors, and (4) trailers and semi-trailers. The tax fees are based on a Georgia Act of August 23, 1927, which adopted as a basis for fees the manufacturers shipping weight for passenger automobiles and the tonnage capacity for trucks. This rate book was issued by the Office of Secretary of State as required by the above cited law. Also included is a reprint (in pamphlet form)...
Dates: Created: 1927-1932
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissioner of Vehicles - Motor Vehicle Department Cash Book

 Series
Identifier: 002-12-046
Scope and Contents

This series consists of a ledger showing the dollar amounts received via mail and window sales for license plates issued. Information includes dollar receipts for: (1) passenger cars, (2) trucks, (3) dealers, (4) chauffeurs, (5) motorcycles, (6) duplicate plates, and (7) other. The ledger further shows dollar amounts for bad checks, and shortages. Also included is a recap of the Department's payroll, office expenses, and bank withdrawals.

Dates: Created: 1927-1928
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissioner of Vehicles - Passenger Automobile Register

 Series
Identifier: 002-12-042
Scope and Contents This series contains a photocopy record (original not available) of passenger automobile registration. For each automobile registered, the following data is given: (1) county of registration, (2) registration number, (3) name and address of owner, (4) year, make, and model of automobile, (5) motor number, and (6) amount of fee. The Georgia General Assembly passed a law in 1910 requiring that automobile owners register their vehicles with the Office of Secretary of State who was named...
Dates: Created: 1927
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissioner of Vehicles - Vehicles Registration Applications

 Series
Identifier: 002-12-044
Scope and Contents

This series consists of photocopies (original records are not available) of passenger automobile registration applications. For each registration the following data is given: (1) name of owner, (2) address, (3) make, model, and motor serial number, (4) horse power, (5) number of cylinders, (6) date of purchase, and (7) signature of applicant. The license number is stamped on the form.

Dates: Created: 1927
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissions of Public Officials - Abolished County Board of Education Commissions

 Series
Identifier: 002-03-063
Scope and Contents

This series contains the unbound copies of commissions and resignations of members of abolished county boards of education.

Dates: Created: 1948-1970
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissions of Public Officials - Appointment Commission Files

 Series
Identifier: 002-03-092
Dates: Created: 1947-1982
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissions of Public Officials - City Court Judges & Solicitors

 Series
Identifier: 002-03-028-5
Scope and Contents

The governor of the state was empowered by the Georgia Constitution of 1789 to grant commissions to military and civil officers. These commissions were filed in the Office of the Secretary of State. This series includes: 1) copy of commission; 2) name of person commissioned, and 3) date of commission.

Dates: Created: 1856-1873
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissions of Public Officials - Commission Books of Miscellaneous Public Officials

 Series
Identifier: 002-03-027
Scope and Contents This series consists of bound volumes containing the: (1) names of persons appointed or issued commissions, (2) official capacity of appointment or commission, and (3) date of appointment by the Governor or commission issued by the Secretary of State. The various officials, either elected by the General Assembly or the general electorate or appointed by the Governor for the different districts of Georgia, hold the following positions (not an inclusive list): (1) Members of Congress, (2)...
Dates: Created: 1801-1988
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissions of Public Officials - Constable Register

 Series
Identifier: 002-03-059
Scope and Contents This series consists of a register of all persons elected to the Office of Constable in Georgia between 1964 and 1968. Constables serve as legal representatives of justices of the peace and perform such duties as serving summons and warrants. Their jurisdiction is limited to militia districts within respective counties. Prior to 1964, justices of the peace appointed constables to office with the records of the procedure kept by the county ordinaries. A Georgia law effective in 1964,...
Dates: Created: 1964-1968
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissions of Public Officials - Coroners

 Series
Identifier: 002-03-028-16
Scope and Contents

The governor of the state was empowered by the Constitution of 1789 to grant commissions to military and civil officers. These commissions were filed in the Office of the Secretary of State. This series includes: (1) name of person commissioned; (2) date of commission; (3) county of commission, and (4) current date.

Dates: Created: 1873-1874
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissions of Public Officials - County Court Judges & Solicitors

 Series
Identifier: 002-03-028-6
Dates: Created: 1866-1877
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissions of Public Officials - County Home Rule Charter Dissolution Files

 Series
Identifier: 002-03-090
Scope and Contents This series contains: (1) copies of amendments and revisions to county and municipal home rule charters, (2) court orders dissolving incorporated cities and towns, (3) copies of required notices of publication, (4) affidavits by authorized representatives of newspapers in which notices were published and (5 correspondence to and from governing authorities or city or county attorneys. These records document one of the legally prescribed duties of the Commissions and Registrations Division,...
Dates: Created: 1965-2002
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissions of Public Officials - County Officials

 Series
Identifier: 002-03-028-1
Scope and Contents This series contains bound volumes of the Secretary of State's Office containing commission certificates and certifications of elected county officers. Each certificate and certification within the registers gives: (1) name of the elected official; (2) position to which elected; (3) name of the county in which official was to serve; (4) date of commission, and (5) name of governor or secretary of state issuing the commission or certification. In the early years the job of commissioning the...
Dates: Created: 1814-1949
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissions of Public Officials - County Officials Commissions, Bonds, Resignations

 Series
Identifier: 002-03-007
Scope and Contents These records document the functions of commissioning county officials (by the Governor), making certain the officials are properly bonded, receiving the resignations of these officials and filling the vacancies as they occur. Specific documents included are: (1) Dedimus Postestatems (authority to administer the oath of office) with attached certificates showing that the oath was administered and that the official was properly bonded; (2) copies of the commission; (3) documents showing that...
Dates: Created: 1957-1999
Found in: Georgia Archives

Secretary of State - Commissions of Public Officials - County Surveyors

 Series
Identifier: 002-03-028-12
Dates: Created: 1872-1874
Found in: Georgia Archives

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