Cofield Collection (complete)


J. R. Cofield


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Date Information



A gradeschool class: Typed below photograph: (This Old O.H.S. Class Photo Was Made in early 1900s in front of the door of the Old School House, (that sat behind the present Oxford Grammar School) (across from my studio) (N.W.) ... the group contains well known Oxonians of late (such as Audley Avent, Mrs. Chester Sumners, Mrs. Nancy Pennington, E.P. Lowe, Sr., (Dean) Bob Farley, Leo Calloway, John Woodard. [More text follows]. [Full page images can be found in Box 1 scrapbook, also in this image gallery.]

Original Collection

Cofield Collection (MUM00078); J.R. and Jack Cofield original works are copyrighted to the University of Mississippi. Many images were collected by J.R. Cofield, and are subject to copyright under the creator. Archives and Special Collections. University of Mississippi Libraries.

Original Format

black-and-white photographs

Relational Format