Overview: Edward Holmes was Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr’s nephew. The Edward J. Holmes collection of materials relating to Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. and his family consists of correspondence, estate matters, and various family documents.
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: Correspondence, speeches, reports, meeting materials, and audiotapes of Eunice P. Howe, lawyer, government official, consumer affairs advocate, and Republican Party activist.
Overview: Autographs, correspondence, and photographs of women prominent in suffrage work, and of women authors, artists, and lawyers collected by Edward F. Strickland.
Overview: Correspondence, printed material, photographs, etc., of Margaret Louise Murray Blizard, public health official, Democratic Party worker, and lawyer.
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...
Scope and Contents: Records of a Boston, Mass. law firm composed of Edward D. Sohier and Charles A. Welch. Includes supplemental Welch family business papers; pleadings and evidence collected by Sohier and Welch for cases in which they were counsel, appearing in state and federal courts, circa 1836-1888.
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: Archibald Cox's papers relate to the various aspects of his professional/private and professional/public activities, with a relatively small group reflecting on his personal life.