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Albert Sacks papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 5978318
Overview:

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).

Calvert Magruder papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601609
Overview:

The papers of Calvert Magruder relate to his professional career as a law teacher, judge and public servant. The largest group of papers consists of materials on the cases in which he wrote opinions.

Charles Warren papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS601716
Overview: The Papers of Charles Warren reflect Warren's professional work in several legal cases as well as a researcher, writer, and lecturer. Included are materials relating to Warren's work as special master in the cases of New Mexico v. Texas (State boundary dispute), Utah v. United States (re: navigability of Colorado, Green, and San Juan rivers), and Texas v. New Mexico (re: irrigation rights on the Rio Grande); research notes on the history of the Supreme Court, and on other aspects of American...

Edmund Morris Morgan papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601705
Overview:

Papers relating to Morgan's service as chief reporter for the American Law Institute's Model Code of Evidence, member of the Supreme Court's Advisory Committee on Rules for Civil Procedure, chairman of the War Shipping Panel of National War Labor Board, and chairman of the Dept. of Defense Committee on a Uniform Code of Military Justice. Also included are teaching notes, student theses, and other papers from his career at Harvard.

Elliot C. Rothenberg case files from Cohen v. Cowles Media Company

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 9049846
Overview:

Materials accumulated by Elliot C. Rothenberg for his own use during his representation of Dan Cohen, whose successful lawsuit against Cowles Media Company and Northwest Publications, Inc., is the subject of the collection. In this case the Supreme Court ruled that the First Amendment right to freedom of the press does not override a newspaper's obligation to honor its promises of confidentiality.

Fred Norman Fishman papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 2553365
Overview:

Contains correspondence with Felix Frankfurter and other law clerks of Frankfurter, mainly focusing on gossip about family and friends.

Harvard Law School Office of the Registrar Annual Examinations

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS
Overview:

Annual examinations for the Harvard Law School.

Joseph Goodbar papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 2503604
Overview:

This collection covers Goodbar's time as a law student at Boston University and Harvard, as well as his early career as an attorney and legal scholar.

Learned Hand papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601605
Overview: Materials relating to Hand's private and public life, his activities as an alumnus of Harvard University, his friendship with Felix Frankfurter, and to the Hand family. Includes material on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, New York City; information on the Progressive movement (1909-1914) and the beginnings of the New Republic and its early staff; and transcripts of oral-history interviews conducted by Gerald...

Louis Dembitz Brandeis papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601607
Overview:

This is a collection of the Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court, Louis Dembitz Brandeis. It consists of chiefly working papers (1916-1939) for cases in which Brandeis wrote an opinion.

Mark De Wolfe Howe papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601653
Overview:

Various materials relating to Howe's professional and teaching activities, his interest in American and English legal history, and his work in behalf of various civil rights, civil liberties, and national and local political causes; together with diary kept while secretary to Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, miscellaneous biographical papers, and notebooks (1930-1933) kept while a student at Harvard Law School.

Materials documenting the genesis of the Federal Securities Act, 1933

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 5591636
Overview:

Contains materials collected by James M. Landis, as chair of the SEC, reflecting the development of the Securities Act of 1933. Includes House and Senate bills, comparison and conference printings, and memoranda.

Miriam Van Waters papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601656
Overview:

Papers from studies of juvenile delinquency directed by Dr. Van Waters for the National Commission on Law Observance and Enforcement (Wickersham Commission) and for Harvard Law School's Survey of Crime and Criminal Justice in Boston. Bulk of the material relates to the work of courts, social agencies, and public institutions with juvenile offenders in Boston and other cities and states, particularly California, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, and Tennessee.

Neil Chayet collection of audio and transcripts from Looking at the Law

Collection Identifier: LAW-MMS-290
Abstract: Assorted material documenting 42 years of Neil Chayet's Looking at the Law radio program, including: physical and digitized episode transcripts; physical and digitized audio recordings; born-digital audio recordings; and related additional material. Please see the following documents for instructions and access to the collection's digital material:...

Philip Elman papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 2277376
Overview:

Materials relating mainly to Felix Frankfurter's work on the Supreme Court and Elman's work with the Solicitor General. Includes numerous notes from Frankfurter pertaining to cases before the Supreme Court, particularly the historic cases of Willie Francis, Rosenberg, Brown v. Board of Education, and Cooper v. Aaron.

Raoul Berger papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601622
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.

Thomas Reed Powell papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601714
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.

William Hastie papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601657
Overview:

The papers of William Henry Hastie relate to his professional career, mainly starting with 1937, until his death in 1976; to his interest in and championship of civic causes; and to his efforts in behalf of anti-discrimination. There are small groups of drafts of speeches and of biographical material, the latter relating to his various appointments, and to academic and civic honors.

Zechariah Chafee papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS601667
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.