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Friday, November 28, 2014

The story of North Mississippi College

This week Oxford EAGLE columnist Jack Lamar Mayfield gives readers another lesson Lafayette County Education. Last weeks column he wrote about the formation of a new state university in which the Mississippi Legislature voted for Oxford to be the home site. This week, is about another another institution of higher learning that preceded the University of Mississippi in Lafayette County. (August 27, 2010, Page 2B)

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    1. jack elliott says:

      i am trying to get in touch with mr. mayfield regarding matters pertaining to the history of oxford (one in particular being the location of the john craig trading post) and would appreciate it if he would email me.

      jack elliott, jr
      retired historical archaeologist
      mississippi department of archives and history

      home:
      8970 hwy 47
      west point, ms 39773

      662-494-2810

      jde3@ra.msstate.edu

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