COLLECTIONS: 31 - 40 of 230
Overview: The materials in this collection primarily consist of annotated docket books used by Charles Doe, justice of the New Hampshire Supreme Court from 1859-1874 and chief justice from 1876 until his death in 1896.
Overview: Chiefly personal and professional correspondence together with legal briefs, memos, and other types of legal documents. Correspondence concerns Wyzanski's professional and personal life, national matters, and Harvard affairs.
Overview: Records of the trial between the proprietors of the Charles River Bridge and the proprietors of the Warren Bridge, heard before the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, 1828. In this famous case, the plaintiff claimed that the Warren Bridge charter impaired the obligation of the state’s earlier contract, and was therefore unconstitutional.
Overview: Includes letters from Sumner to Charles C. Convers and Horace Gray, a letter from Francis Lieber, a page of manuscript mounted beneath a portrait of Sumner, and 19 letters to Mittermaier (photocopies).
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...
Overview: This collection is made up of nine volumes entitled U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission: Briefs in cases involving statutes administered by the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Overview: Papers include background material for Ferguson's Seminar on Human Rights; material relating to his mission to Biafra, his ambassadorship to Uganda; material relating to Overseas Development Council, U.N. Assembly.
Overview: The bulk of the photographs date from the period 1969 to 1983, beginning from the time Ferguson was appointed Special Coordinator of Relief to the Civilian Victims of the Nigerian Civil War. There are several miscellaneous items (11-6), including an example of African (Nigerian?) embroidery.
Overview: Papers relating to David Charny's teaching and research, primarily as a faculty member of Harvard Law School (1984-2000).
Overview: Copies of materials used in the 1988 academic year for the Legal Methods program, a first year requirement at the Harvard Law School.