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American Bar Association


Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

A. James (Andrew James) Casner papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601624

Correspondence, notes, memoranda, and printed matter relating to Casner's activities in various professional organizations.

Albert Sacks papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 5978318

Papers relating to the professional life of Albert M. Sacks’s including tenure at Harvard Law School as both faculty (1952-1967, 1982-1990) and Dean (1971-1981), his co-authorship of The Legal Process with Henry Hart (pub. 1958), and presidency of American Association of Law Schools (1980-1981).

Cecil F. Poole papers

Collection Identifier: LAW-MMC-300
Content Description:

The Cecil F. Poole papers contain a wide swath of personal and professional material from Poole’s earliest career in the U.S. Army Air Corps and the Price Administration to his appointment as Judge for the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. The entire collection spans from 1935 until Poole’s death in 1997 and primarily consists of correspondence, memoranda, case files, personnel files, newspaper and magazine clippings, speeches, photographs, date books and personal ephemera.

Papers of Burnita Shelton Matthews, 1926-1981

Collection Identifier: MC 318

Scrapbooks, correspondence, photographs, etc., of Burnita (Shelton) Matthews, suffragist and first woman to serve as a federal district judge.

Additional records of the National Association of Women Judges, 1966-2012

Collection Identifier: MC 749: T-255: Vt-73: DVD-94

By-laws, minutes, conference materials, financial and membership records, photographs, and audiovisual material of the National Association of Women Judges, a non-partisan, charitable and educational organization.

Papers of Harriet F. Pilpel, 1967-1980

Collection Identifier: 82-M123

Records of family planning organizations and conferences, articles, pamphlets, etc., of Harriet F. Pilpel, lawyer.

Papers of Helen Florence Humphrey, 1942-1963

Collection Identifier: MC 254

Speeches, correspondence, etc., of Helen Florence Humphrey, lawyer and government official.

Papers of Margery C. Leonard, 1929-1990 (inclusive), 1944-1985 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 759

Correspondence and professional papers of Margery C. Leonard, lawyer, feminist and ERA activist.

Papers of Marguerite Rawalt, 1870s-1989

Collection Identifier: MC 478: Vt-125

Papers of Marguerite Rawalt, attorney and officer in the National Federation of Business and Professional Women, National Organization for Women, and Women's Equity Action League.

Papers of Mrs. William Lowell Putnam, 1887-1935

Collection Identifier: MC 360

Correspondence, speeches, programs, etc., of Elizabeth Lowell Putnam, political activist, philanthropist, and pioneer in prenatal care.

Paul D. Carrington papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 5484634

The papers of Paul D. Carrington mainly document his activities as Reporter for the Advisory Committee on Civil Rules of the Judicial Conference of the United States and his work as Professor of Law and Dean of the Duke University School of Law. Other material in the collection also relates to Carrington's legal work.

Records of the National Association of Women Judges, 1979-1997 (inclusive), 1979-1989 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 436: T-255: Vt-73

Records of the National Association of Women Judges, an organization that was founded in 1979 to address legal, educational, social, and ethical issues facing women judges and to increase the number of women judges in the judiciary.

Records of the National Association of Women Lawyers, 1913-1999

Collection Identifier: MC 740

By-laws, minutes, annual reports, financial records, publications, clippings, photographs, and membership records of the National Association of Women Lawyers, a voluntary legal organization promoting the interests of women lawyers and advocating for women's rights.

Records of the NOW Legal Defense & Education Fund, 1968-2008

Collection Identifier: MC 623: T-200: Vt-177: DVD-57: MP-12: Phon-54

Records of the National Organization for Women Legal Defense & Education Fund (NOW LDEF), founded in 1970 to fight gender inequality in the United States through litigation and public policy advocacy.


Speeches 6
Women lawyers--United States 6
Lawyers--United States 5
Women judges--United States 5
Women's rights--United States 5
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Women--Legal status, laws, etc.--United States 5
Electronic records 4
Lawyers 4
Minutes 4
Photographs 4
Sex discrimination against women--United States 4
Sex discrimination in employment--United States 4
Videotapes 4
Audiotapes 3
Equal rights amendments--United States 3
Feminism--United States 3
Legal documents 3
Pay equity--United States 3
Sex discrimination against women--Law and legislation 3
Sex discrimination in justice administration--United States 3
Women--Societies and clubs 3
Courts--United States 2
Courts--United States--Officials and employees 2
DVD-Video discs 2
Equal rights amendments 2
Feminists--United States 2
Judges--United States 2
Office politics--United States 2
Questionnaires 2
United States--Officials and employees 2
Washington (D.C.)--Politics and government 2
Web archives 2
Web sites 2
Women's rights 2
Women--Suffrage 2
Abortion 1
Abortion--Law and legislation--United States 1
Abused women--Legal status, laws, etc.--United States 1
African American judges 1
African Americans--Civil rights 1
African-American judges--United States 1
American literature--20th century 1
Appointment books 1
Articles 1
Articles of incorporation 1
Associations, institutions, etc. 1
Authors 1
Authors and publishers 1
Birth control 1
Birth control--Law and legislation 1
Boston (Mass.)--Social life and customs 1
Bulletins 1
By-laws 1
Cancer--patients 1
Child Labor Amendment 1
Child care 1
Child labor--Law and legislation 1
Child sexual abuse--United States 1
Child support--Law and legislation 1
Citizenship 1
Civil procedure--Study and teaching--United States 1
Civil rights--Study and teaching--United States 1
Civil defense 1
Civil procedure--United States. 1
Civil rights 1
Collective bargaining--New York (State)--New York 1
Conservatism--United States 1
Constitutional law--Study and teaching--United States 1
Copyright 1
Court rules--United States. 1
Courts--United States--States 1
Custody of children--United States 1
Dairy inspection 1
Dairy laws 1
Day care centers 1
Decisions 1
Depositions 1
Discrimination in justice administration--United States 1
Domestic relations 1
Educational law and legislation--United States 1
Educational leave--United States 1
Ellis Bill 1
Equal rights amendments--United States--States 1
Estate planning --Study and teaching --Massachusetts. 1
Estates (Law) --Study and teaching --MAssachusetts. 1
Examiners (Administrative procedure) 1
Family violence--United States 1
Feminism--International cooperation 1
Feminism--United States. 1
Financial records 1
Food law and legislation 1
Greeting cards 1
Hague Conference on Private International Law. 1
Harvard Law School 1
Help-wanted advertising--United States 1
Household employees 1
Industrial relations 1
Infant health services 1
International Women's Year, 1975 1
Interviews 1
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