Genealogy and Local History

The Kaye Kole Genealogy and Local History Room, located at the Bull Street Library, serves as a resource center for non-circulating material on the history and genealogy of Georgia and Savannah.

Non-fragile items from this room–including microfilm–are available to the public for in-house use during all Bull Street Library operating hours. Please inquire at the main reference desk when this room is closed.

The Kaye Kole Genealogy and Local History Room resources include:

Gamble Collection of maps, manuscripts and pictures pertaining to Savannah history

Census Materials

Family histories, county histories and other genealogy materials

Savannah telephone books, city directories, and Sanborn maps

Civil War records

Colonial, revolutionary, and Confederate records of Georgia