The Resource !UNKNOWN LABEL

!UNKNOWN LABEL

Label
1953
Inclusive dates
1953
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thesis, 1953, by John Willis Edmonds III (1932-2003) of Richmond, Virginia, on the survey made by James Bowen Baylor (1849-1924) of the oyster beds in Virginia waters and subsequent attempts at legislation in Virginia concerning oyster harvesting by oyster tongers and oyster planters and the role played by Fred Ruediger, Accomack County, Virginia, surveyor. The thesis was written for Edmonds' degree requirement at the University of Richmond, and is missing its last two pages
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Biographical or historical data
John Willis Edmonds III was born in Accomack County, Virginia, 9 November 1932. He attended the University of Richmond from 1950 to 1956, receiving his bachelor's degree in political science in 1953 and his law degree from the T. C. Williams law school in 1956. Edmonds worked for the Virginia Carolina Chemical Company. He then began working for Tucker, Mays, Moore, and Reed which became Mays, Valentine, Davenport, and Moore. Edmonds was general counsel for the Virginia Bankers Association and for the Virginia Mortgage Bankers Association, and played a significant role in the passage of banking legislation in Virginia from the early 1960s until the 1990s. Edmonds married Barbara Bigony on 20 October 1956, and they had three sons. Edmonds died 21 May 2003 in Richmond, and was buried at Edgehill Cemetery in Accomack County.
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Vi
Form designation
Thesis
Label
!UNKNOWN LABEL
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Extent
30
Immediate source of acquisition
Edmonds, John Willis, III
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001533330
Reproduction note
Photocopy.
Type of unit
leaves

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