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SERIES Identifier: HOLLIS601667

  • There is material relating to Harvard Law School Admissions and Faculty appointments that is governed by the University rules for administrative records and these may be closed to researchers (Boxes 54, folders 14-22; 55-19 and 20; 56-8-18; 57-9 and 10; 57-14 through 59-4, and box 61-11).' />
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Teaching Notes

Dates

  • 1898 - 1957

Conditions Governing Access

Access to these papers is governed by the rules and regulations of the Harvard Law School Library, and by the special terms of access as stated in the letters of Zechariah Chafee 3rd dated Sept. 18, 1957 and Dec. 26, 1969, respectively, and Mr. Earl C. Borgeson's letter of Jan. 6, 1970. Most of this collection is open to the public without restriction. This collection is housed off-site at Harvard Depository and requires 2 business-day advance notice for retrieval. Consult the Special Collections staff for further information.

There is material relating to Harvard Law School Admissions and Faculty appointments that is governed by the University rules for administrative records and these may be closed to researchers (Boxes 54, folders 14-22; 55-19 and 20; 56-8-18; 57-9 and 10; 57-14 through 59-4, and box 61-11).

Extent

93 boxes

Physical Location

Harvard Depository

General note

(35 s)

Series Note

Material in this Series consists of Chafee's hand-written lecture notes, typescripts of notes, diaries of courses, correspondence about courses, cases he used for illustrations of points, examination questions, etc. Included are notes for courses which he taught in Harvard College. Boxes 36-39 contain material for "Old Courses", courses he taught during the first part of his teaching career. During the later part of his teaching, Chafee specialized in Equity and in Bills and Notes.

Repository Details

Part of the Harvard Law School Library, Historical & Special Collections Repository

Harvard Law School Library's Historical & Special Collections (HSC) collects, preserves, and makes available research materials for the study of the law and legal history. HSC holds over 8,000 linear feet of manuscripts, over 100,000 rare books, and more than 70,000 visual images.

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