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Content Description: Assorted material created and assembled by Lewis D. Sargentich related to his work as a professor at Harvard Law School from 1975-2020. The collection primarily consists of classroom and professional project material related to legal theory, including: jurisprudence, tort law, advanced civil procedure, complex enforcement, liberal law, and critical practice. The collection also includes correspondence from 1975-2012.
Overview: Includes material pertaining to Pound's participation in the Boston and Cleveland crime surveys (1920's), as a member of the National Commission on Law Observance and Enforcement or Wickersham Commission (1929-1931), as a member of the American Bar Association and with various Masonic chapters, and as advisor to the Ministry of Justice in Nanking, China (1940's). Also two typed, bound journals recounting camping trips in West Virginia and to Civil War battlefields (1898, 1912-1917).
Overview: The bulk of the materials relate to Vinogradoff's activities in the field of legal education and research. The subjects covered include history of law and jurisprudence, constitutional law and public law, Greek and tribal law, law and the state, civil rights, etc. There are also materials related to Vinogradoff's participation in the Russian educational reforms of the 1890's, and the Russian Prisoners Relief Fund during World War I.