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Earl Warren: The Chief Justiceship : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977, 1972-1977.
BANC MSS 78/59 c; Phonotape 1065 A,C
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Title:

Earl Warren: The Chief Justiceship : oral history transcript: and related material, 1977, 1972-1977

Creator/Contributor:

Fry, Amelia R., interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Brownell, Herbert, 1904-1996, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Finkelstein, Louis, 1895-1991, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Hagerty, James C. (James Campbell), 1909-1981, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Oliver, William W., interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Richman, Martin F., interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Stassen, Harold E. (Harold Edward), 1907-2001, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Small, Merrel Farnham., Correspondent

Creator/Contributor:

Schwartz, Mortimer D., interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Stein, Mimi, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Interviewees (photocopies of documentary material included with some of the interviews) include the following: Herbert Brownell. Earl Warren's Appointment to the Supreme Court. Includes Brownell's retrospective memorandum, Aug. 1975, as well as transcript of the interview. Comments on events leading up to Warren's appointment and experiences with the Chief Justice. Louis Finkelstein. Earl Warren's Inquiry into Talmudic Law. Comments on discussions with Warren on comparative philosophies of justice and law, especially Talmudic law. James C. Hagerty. Earl Warren's Appointment to the Supreme Court. Comments also on the 1948 presidential campaign, the 1952 Republican presidential convention and Eisenhower's candidacy. William W. Oliver. Working in the Supreme Court: Brown Decision, Warren and Other Justices. Experiences as Warren's first head law clerk, 1953-1954.

Date:

1972 (issued)

Subject:

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Warren, Earl -- 1891-1974
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David) -- 1890-1969
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
United States. -- Supreme Court.
United States -- Politics and government
California -- Politics and government
United States -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

tape recorded interview conducted 1972-1976 by Amelia Fry, Mortimer Schwartz and Miriam Stein for the Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif. :
Phonotapes also available.
(Cont.) Martin F. Richman. Law Clerk for Chief Justice Warren, 1956-57. Harold E. Stassen. Eisenhower, the 1952 Republican Convention, and Earl Warren. Appendix: photocopy of a letter, Nov. 15, 1972, to Amelia Fry from Merrell F. Small, analyzing events prior to Warren's appointment.
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Also available online.
Copyright by The Regents of the University of California. This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
[264] leaves ; 28 cm. + related material.

Language:

enm

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z211q
BANC MSS 78/59 c
Phonotape 1065 A,C

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Copyright by The Regents of the University of California. This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z211q