James E. Edmonds Collection



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Discusses on-going conference on campus; describes invitation to dine with Dr. James and his response; addresses his parents' concern about his love life, insisting that he will have no Oxford girl; discusses upcoming speech in April; hopes his parents will return to Rosedale for Christmas; discusses social life; misses outdoors; asks about happenings in Bolivar; discusses his friend, Kate.

Subject Headings (Library of Congress)

University of Mississippi -- Students; University of Mississippi -- History; University of Mississippi -- Social life and customs

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Oxford (Miss.)

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James E. Edmonds Collection, Archives and Special Collections, University of Mississippi Libraries


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James E. Edmonds to Major & Mrs. J. E. Edmonds (12 December 1897)



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