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B.F. Fridge papers

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Mississippi State University Libraries
B.F. Fridge papers
1839, 1912-1913
0.2 Cubic feet

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B.F. Fridge papers, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries.

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Scope and Contents

Scrapbook of B.F. Fridge, who was National Committeeman of Mississippi Progressive Party.

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P.O. Box 5408
Mississippi State, MS, 39762

Publication date: June 2012

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Open to all researchers.

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Any requests for permission to publish, quote, or reproduce materials from this collection must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian for Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Mississippi State University as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

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June, 1839. Notice of appointment of G. Berry as road overseer in Rankin County, Mississippi.

April 22, 1913. Letter, J. M. Moore, Progressive State Committee, Jackson, Mississippi, to B. F. Fridge, Ellisville, Mississippi. Re resolution in memory of Dr. J. C. French (chairman, state committee).

April 22, 1913. Resolution in memory of Dr. French.

May 20, 1913. Letter, D. LeRoy Dresser, President Progressive Party, Newport, R. I., to Fridge. Re July, 1913 meeting.

June 5, 1913. Letter, Same to same. Re July meeting.

June 5, 1913. Letter, Same to same.

June 13, 1913. Letter, Same to same. Re Fridge’s speech.

June 14, 1913. Letter, R. K. Forsythe, general secretary, Newport, R. I. to Fridge. Re July meeting.

June 23, 1913. Letter, E. B. Witherspoon, Ellisville, Mississippi, to Fridge. In support of Progressive Party.

June 30, 1913. Letter, Paxton Hibben, Director, Bureau of Education, Progressive National Party, New York, to Fridge.

July 3, 1913. Speech made by Fridge at meeting of Progressive Party held at Newport, R. I.

July 3, 1913. Letter, Dresser, Newport, R. I., to Fridge. Re Fridge’s speech.

July 2-3, 1913. Supplement to Official Program, Navy Day and Progressive Conference, July 2nd and 3rd, 1913, Newport, Rhode Island.

Scrapbook: Letters, newspaper clippings re Progressive Party (1912) and letters, clippings, other re family.

Letters in scrapbook concerning Progressive Party:

Nov. 8, 1912. T. Roosevelt, Oyster Bay, to Fridge. Acknowledgement of telegram and clippings.

Nov. 11, 1912. George Roosevelt, New York, to Fridge. Acknowledgement of postal card.

Nov. 11, 1912. William Medaris, Acting Secretary, Progressive National Party, Chicago, Ill., to Fridge.

Nov. 11, 1912. J. M. Dixon, Chairman Progressive National Committee, New York, to Fridge.

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