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Collection Title: Edwards (James M.) Collection

Accession Number: AM 92-8

Volume: 3 cu.ft.

Given By: Dr. James M. Edwards.

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Photographs, certificates, and plaques awarded to Dr. James M. Edwards.


Accession Number: AM 96-34

Volume: 7 cu.ft.

Given By: Dr. James M. Edwards.

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

The accession includes:

  1. Awards and plaques presented to Dr. James M. Edwards.
  2. A copy of "Military Order of the Stars and Bars" chapter handbook (1986).
  3. Photocopy of the diary of John Wesley Culpepper.
  4. Assorted pamphlets and brochures.
  5. 23 scrapbooks documenting Dr. Edwards' school days, family and friends, vacations, and associations with the Sons of Confederate Veterans.


Accession Number: AM 96-37

Dates: 1969-1988

Volume: .30 cu.ft.

Given By: Transferred from the Mississippiana Collection.

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Twelve certificates presented to Dr. James M. Edwards between 1969 and 1988, plus a small wood and brass award presented to Dr. Edwards by the East Point Kiwanis Club for his work as 1968-1969 editor of their Bulletin.


Accession Number: AM 96-38

Volume: 1.5 cu.ft.

Given By: Transferred from the Mississippiana Collection.

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Fifty-nine medals, three plaques, 101 certificates, and one embossed family crest presented to Dr. James M. Edwards.

Related Collections:

Volumes 1 and 2 of Wooten and Related Families Association Quarterly, editor, Dr. James M. Edwards (Arlington, Va.: The Association, 1981- ) are available in the McCain Library, call number CS71 .W918a.


Accession Number: AM06-2

Dates: ca. 1980s – 1990s

Volume: 1.35 cu. ft.

Given By: Transferred from Mississippiana by Jennifer Brannock

Form of Material:

Correspondence, newsletters, newspapers, magazines, and pamphlets relating to organizations of which Dr. James M. Edwards was a member.


Accession Number: AM07-35

Dates: April 11, 2007

Volume: 1 item

Given By: Barry Christopher Howard

Form of Material:

One 8" x 10" black and gold plaque, awarding Dr. James MacDonald Edwards posthumous honorary membership in the Advisory Council of the Hereditary Society Community of the United States of America, "In grateful recognition of his many years of dedicated leadership and service to the hereditary community." (presented April 11, 2007, Washington, D. C.)


Accession Number: AM09-05

Dates: 1950

Volume: 1 item

Given By: Transferred from Mississippiana by Peggy Price

Form of Material:

One trophy, 16” tall, brass colored, awarded to Jimmie M. Edwards in 1950 with the inscription “General Council Award”.


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