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Edwards, James B. (James Burrows), 1927-2014

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 19270624 - 20141226

Gender

  • male

Occupations

Places

Languages Used

  • Language: English. Script: Latin

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Audio, 1988, May 20, Medical University of South Carolina Commencement, Dr. James B. Edwards introduction of Casper Weinberger and Dr. Conyers O' Bryan citation for Derrick

 Item — Box: 84
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Audio-Visual material, 4 lf., includes photograph, negative, slide, audiocassette, audio reel to reel, and video cassette formats. Video cassettes record Derrick’s appearance on local and national news programs, his television campaign advertisements and special events. Broadcast and beta tapes have been reformatted into VHS and have been retained separately.

Dates: 1988, May 20, Medical University of South Carolina Commencement, Dr. James B. Edwards introduction of Casper Weinberger and Dr. Conyers O' Bryan citation for Derrick

Campaign Records, 1973 - 1974, Gubernatorial Campaign (In an unconventional election, Dorn lost to "Pug" Ravenel in the Democratic Primary Run-off AND to Jim Edwards in the General Election)

 Sub-Series
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Campaign Files, 1938-1994, are particularly rich and contain valuable information on Dorn’s races and other local, statewide, and national campaigns. A half a box of material covers Dorn’s 1948 Senate campaign and document his attacks upon Judge Waties Waring and his belief that Maybank’s financial assets were a prime factor in his loss. The 1954 material includes voluminous mailings from the Democratic National Committee. Dorn considered initiating a write-in campaign challenging Brown for...
Dates: 1973 - 1974, Gubernatorial Campaign (In an unconventional election, Dorn lost to "Pug" Ravenel in the Democratic Primary Run-off AND to Jim Edwards in the General Election)

Campaigns/Elections, 1974, Gubernatorial

 File — Box: 129
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Clippings consist of newspaper and other articles, generally mentioning Riley or his family. Chronological clippings files were maintained by the Office of the Governor and, for a short time, by the office of the Secretary of Education. Loose clippings have been arranged topically.

Dates: 1974, Gubernatorial

“Conversations with Three Governors: Robert McNair, John C. West, and James Edwards”

 File — Box: 3
Scope and Contents From the Series: The largest series, Publications, consists of materials related to Grose’s career as a writer, primarily his two biographies, including research notes, oral histories, drafts, and publicity for each book. McNair materials include copies of the FBI Report from Orangeburg and the court case U.S. vs. Addy, along with correspondence related to the 1969 Charleston Hospital Strike and the 1970 USC student protest. West material includes oral histories with West, copies of documents from the Jimmy...
Dates: 1966 - 2011

Edwards, James (5 folders)

 File — Box: 4
Scope and Contents From the Series: Clippings kept by Ravenel’s 1974 campaign staff make up the bulk of the collection and offer a surprisingly detailed account of the election process. These files consist mainly of articles relating to the 1974 campaign. The campaign office maintained an extensive collection of articles from international, national, regional and local newspapers. Feature articles are included along with editorials and local level responses to the campaign. Independent and county newspapers are well...
Dates: 1974

Edwards, James B.

 File — Box: 29
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Audio-Visual materials consist of cassette tapes, VHS tapes, and photographs. Items are arranged by format. Cassette and VHS tapes include party campaign ads and GOPAC training materials. Photographs include party events, officials, and members, including shots of an Eisenhower rally, c. 1952, and a visit to South Carolina by California Governor Ronald Reagan in 1967.

Dates: 1932-2016

Edwards, James B.

 File — Box: 83
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Topical subseries of Personal depicts Riley’s continuing interest and involvement in education and children’s issues between his terms as governor and Secretary and following his service as Secretary. It includes material relating to the Riley Institute at Furman University, as well as documenting Riley’s activity in the Democratic Party. A substantial Persons subseries contains files on Jimmy Carter, Pat Conroy, Bryan Dorn, John Glenn, members of the Kennedy family, and others. Among...
Dates: c. 1898 - 2018

Edwards, James B.

 File — Box: 11
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

There is a significant amount of research material for The Transformation of Southern Politics that reflects the travels of Bass and co-author Walter DeVries. Materials include notes, correspondence with interviewees, and interview transcripts. The pair also gathered statistical data on political leanings throughout the South from a number of research groups. Materials from 1993 to 1994 reflect research undertaken for the 1995 reprint of the book.

Dates: Other: 1968-2015

Edwards, James B.

 Sub-Series
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

The Ernest F. Hollings files contain Workman’s notes from Hollings’ gubernatorial press conferences, 1959-1961, gubernatorial campaign of 1958, and primary campaign for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate in 1962 (including transcripts of television appearances). The George Bell Timmerman and Donald Russell files also contain gubernatorial press conference notes and speeches.

Dates: 1915 - 1997

Edwards, James B. (3 folders)

 File — Box: 46
Scope and Contents From the Series: Clippings are arranged topically and mirror the other series to a certain extent. This series is a rich source of contemporary information on a wide range of subjects. Included are Workman's editorials from The State, coverage of political campaigns and parties, and state government, and files on a large number of individuals. This series concludes with seventeen scrapbooks in which Workman preserved copies of his articles. In addition to the twelve bound volumes of “South Carolina...
Dates: 1915 - 1997