COLLECTIONS: 31 - 38 of 38
Overview: Berger's papers relate mainly to the preparation and publication of his written works, and his role as an authority on judicial review, executive privilege, Presidential war powers, and impeachment.
Overview: Much of the Richard H. Field Papers stems directly from his work as a professor and legal scholar. Roughly half of the collection relates to Field's work as chief reporter for American Law Institute's study of jurisdiction between State and Federal courts, including working papers of Field and reporters Paul J. Mishkin and Charles Alan Wright. Other material relates to his work as visiting professor at Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London (1970-1971); service with U.S....
Overview: Bulk of the collection relates to Braucher's work as Commissioner of the Massachusetts Commission on Uniform State Laws, together with material on his work on the statute of Fraud for the New York Law Revision Commission, as reporter for the American Law Institute, as a member of the Massachusetts Statutory Special Commission on Code of Ethics, the Massachusetts Attorney General Advisory Council on Conflict of Interests, and the National Commission on Uniform State Laws, and as chairman of the...
Overview: The Samuel Williston Papers encompass Williston's work as a private legal counselor, a reporter for the American Law Institute (ALI), and especially his work as an individual author on the law of sales.
Overview: Chiefly correspondence, biographical and family papers, together with drafts of writings, diaries, autographs, clippings, and memorabilia. The bulk of the collection is dated 1861-1935.
Overview: Collection consists of papers relating to Powell's career as law teacher and legal scholar, consultant and mediator in legal cases involving tax, insurance, and railroad matters, and as president of the American Political Science Association. It also includes mss. of his humorous prose and verse.
Overview: The William M. Evarts papers relate to Evarts' professional concerns. They deal mainly with transportation, especially railroads, land claims, problems which arose in the South in the post-Civil War period, and cases argued by Evarts for the U. S. Government.
Overview: This collection includes materials relating to Chafee's activities as law teacher, legal scholar, historian, and defender of civil liberties. Includes research material for drafts of the Federal Interpleader Act of 1936.