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New York bar project : oral history, 1975-1979.

Project: New York bar project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcripts 1900 leaves. Miscellaneous papers relating to project.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Scope and Contents

This series of memoirs from some of the outstanding members of the New York bench and bar is designed to preserve their observations and recollections of colleagues and significant cases for the general scholar as well as for historians of the law. The participants discuss their education, their views of courts and the law, and their concept pf professional responsibility. Many vignettes of famous jurists appear in these pages. Participants and pagination: Chauncey Belknap, 58; Herbert Brownell, 141; William FitzPatrick, 102; Stanley Fuld, 190; J. Edward Lumbard, Jr., 331; Harold R. Medina, 696(closed during lifetime); David W. Peck, 142; Frank Raichle, 104; Whitney North Seymour, Sr.,71; John Van Voorhis, 65.

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