Edmondson, James Howard, 1925-1971Alternative names
James Howard Edmondson was elected as a Democrat to the Oklahoma governorship in 1958. In January 1963, Edmondson was appointed to succeed the late Robert S. Kerr in the U.S. Senate. Edmondson was defeated in the run-off primary for that Senate seat in 1964. He then retired to the private practice of law in Oklahoma City. By 1970, Edmondson was considering a political comeback, but in November 1971, he suffered a fatal heart attack in his Edmond home.
From the description of Congressional papers, 1958-1964. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 45816029
|referencedIn||Harris, Fred R., 1930-. Fred Harris photograph collection, 1947-1965.||Museum of the Great Plains|
|creatorOf||Edmondson, James Howard, 1925-1971. Congressional papers, 1958-1964.||University of Oklahoma, Bizzell Memorial Library|
|referencedIn||Morris, Toby. Toby Morris photograph collection, 1947-1961.||Museum of the Great Plains|
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