Special Collections Department, University Libraries, University of Memphis
The Civil War letters of J. Edward James consist of forty handwritten letters in the date range of December 1862-June 1865 to his sister Elizabeth James (later Elizabeth James Lamberson) of Galena, Illinois. The letters were written in various Southern states—Tennessee, Kentucky, and Georgia—where James fought during the war.
"MSS0069. J. Edward James letters finding aid" (2021). Special Collections Finding Aids. 203.