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19th Century Legal Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-89-2
Scope and Contents COLLECTION DESCRIPTION & ARRANGEMENT This collection contains documents - mostly letters - from a variety of Virginia and Maryland judges, Supreme Court personalities from the 19th century.

Alumni Day

 Record Group
Identifier: RG 32/110

Appointment of William H. White

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Identifier: MSS-97-5
Scope and Contents ACQUISITION INFORMATION DATE RECEIVED 1997 DONOR INFORMATION This item was donated to the Law School library by William White, Jr. in 1997.

Attorney's Ledger, 1884-1890 [from Connecticut?]

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Identifier: MSS-96-2
Scope and Contents ACQUISITION INFORMATION DATE RECEIVED 1996 DONOR INFORMATION This collection was purchased from Mary Gilliam for the Law Library in March of 1996.

Attorney's Ledger, Boston, 1871-1875

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-97-8
Scope and Contents ACQUISITION INFORMATION DATE RECEIVED 1997 DONOR INFORMATION This book was purchased from Steve Finer Rare books in 1997.

Beth Wharton Photographic Collection

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Identifier: MSS-00-2
Scope and Contents This photographic collection consist of ten oversized photographs of groups of University of Virginia undergraduates and Law School students when Albert S. Kemper III, Law Class of 1927, was a student at the University between 1920-1926.

Bound Case Materials for Walsh v. Preston, also called the Mercer Colony Case

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-95-7
Scope and Contents ACQUISITION INFORMATION DATE RECEIVED 1994 DONOR INFORMATION Apparently donated by Mary Giliiam - Date Unknown

Brandon L. Garrett Collection of Criminal and Death Penalty Trial Transcripts

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Identifier: MSS-2017-01
Scope and Contents COLLECTION DESCRIPTION & ARRANGEMENT This collection of copies of trial transcripts for criminal state trials, from Virginia, Missouri, Texas, and various other states, was donated to the Law Library by Professor Brandon L. Garrett in August of 2017. About half of the defendants in these cases were DNA exonerees, the most notable case being that of Earl Washington, Jr., an African American man from Virginia who was wrongfully convicted of rape and murder, and spent 17 years in prison and on...

C. W. J. Phelps War Crimes and the "Tojo Trial" Collection

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Identifier: MSS -2012-01
Scope and Contents Two scrapbooks containing official documents, newspaper clippings, photographs, and ephemera collected by C.W.J. Phelps during the Tokyo War Crimes Trial.

[Cardiff] Board of Trade Inquiries of [Merchant Ships]

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Identifier: MSS-2019-1
Scope and Contents This collection of two volumes of printed documents from the Board of Inquiries [of Cardiff] was acquired by the Law Library in 1991. These documents seem to be of cases that relate to the Merchant Shipping Acts of 1854 and 1876, 1887, and 1894. They comprise the years 1878-1895. Each document represents a vessel inquiry and has a report to the court, and an annex to the report. Some documents contain handwritten annotations that explain what the case is about in a very concise way, ex.:...

Career Services

 Record Group
Identifier: RG 32/315

Charles and Thomas Frankland Legal Record Books, ca. 1740 - 1811

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-89-3
Scope and Contents COLLECTION DESCRIPTION & ARRANGEMENT This collection contains two handwritten commonplace books compiled by two generations of lawyers in Bedale, Yorkshire, Charles and Thomas Frankland. Three of the functions of these volumes appear to be: to have available all information relevant to Frankland property (land, debtors, etc.); to have available a wide range of legal information, precedents, cases, forms of words, etc.; and to have available information about important clients and matters...

Claim of Charles Gallagher for Loss of Schooner Nimrod and Cargo on James River, VA, December 5th, 1864

 Collection
Identifier: MSS -02-1
Scope and Contents ACQUISITION INFORMATION DATE RECEIVED 2011

Clay Memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-94-5
Scope and Contents COLLECTION DESCRIPTION & ARRANGEMENT This collection of memorabilia contains diplomas, photographs, engravings, portraits, and other material belonging to the Clay family.

Collection of 17th Century Italian Legal Documents

 Collection
Identifier: MSS -2011-03
Scope and Contents This collection consists of four wills.

Collection of Case Papers of the Scottish Court of Session

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-2015-01
Overview The University of Virginia Law Library's collection of Scottish Court of Session Papers consists of printed and formerly bound case materials presented before the Court of Session, the highest civil court in Scotland, from 1759 to 1834. As a court of appeal and of first instance, the Court of Session in this period held jurisdiction over contract and commercial cases, matters of succession and land ownership, divorce proceedings, intellectual property and copyright disputes, and contested...

Collection of Photographs Attributed to G. Carrington Williams Relating to IMTFE

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-2014-07
Scope and Contents COLLECTION DESCRIPTION & ARRANGEMENT These photographs relate to the Carrington Williams Papers, MSS 78-4

Commission of Assize for the Circuit of Northern Ireland

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-78-10
Scope and Contents COLLECTION DESCRIPTION & ARRANGEMENT This collection contains one document with a large seal embossed in wax, and two letters. The document was presented to Sir Anthony Babington in the spring of 1944, who then gave it to C. Robert Bard after Bard had visited him and other members of the bar in Northern Ireland in 1951.

Committee on Sexual Assault Reform [COSAR] Files on Criminal Sexual Assault Legislation

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Identifier: MSS -81-5
Scope and Contents This collection contains the papers of COSAR (Committee on Sexual Assault Reform), a coalition of women's activist organizations instrumental in pressing for reform of Viginia's sexual assault legislation. COSAR met throughout 1976 and 1977, drafting a propsed bill which eventually became the basis for Virginia's 1981 sexual assault law. This record contains minutes of COSAR meetings, drafts of COSAR's proposed bill, mass mailing materials, and clippings relating to the activities of the...

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Roosevelt, Franklin D., 1882-1945 4
Tojo, Hideki, 1884-1948 4
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Hoshino, Naoki, 1883-1978 3
Howard, A. E. Dick 3
Lile, William Minor, 1859-1935 3
McCue, Edward O., III, 1923-2011 3
Togo, Shigenori, 1882-1950 3
United States. Department of Treasury. Internal Revenue Service 3
University of Virginia. School of Law. Law School Foundation 3
Virginia. Committee on Sexual Assault Reform 3
Alford, Neill, H., Jr., 1919-2007 2
American Bar Association 2
American Civil Liberties Union of Virginia 2
American Psychiatric Association 2
Araki, Sadao, 1877-1966 2
Bush, George, H. W., 1924-2018 2
Carter, James Earl, Jr. 2
Clark, Tom C., 1899-1977 2
Clinton, William Jefferson 2
Darden, Colgate W. (Colgate Whitehead), 1897-1981 2
Dobie, Armistead Mason, 1881-1962 2
Eager, George B., Jr., 1888-1942 2
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 2
Gregory, Charles O., 1902-1987 2
Grew, Joseph C., 1880-1965 2
Hashimoto, Kingoro, 1890-1957 2
Hata, Shunroku, 1879-1962 2
Hiranuma, Kiichiro, 1867-1952 2
Hirota, Koki, 1878-1948 2
International Court of Justice 2
Itagaki, Seishiro, 1885-1948 2
Kaya, Okinori, 1889-1977 2
Keenan, Joseph B., 1888-1954 2
Kennedy, Edward M., 1932-2009 2
Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968 2
Kido, Koichi, 1889-1977 2
Kimura, Heitaro, 1888-1948 2
Kneedler, H. Lane 2
Koiso, Kuniaki, 1880-1950 2
Marshall, John, 1755-1835 2
Matsui, Iwane, 1878-1948 2
Merrill, Richard A., 1937-2017 2
Minami, Jiro, 1874-1955 2
Minor, John B., 1813-1895 2
Minor, Raleigh C., 1869-1923 2
Moore, John Bassett, 1860-1947 2
Moore, John Norton 2
Muto, Akira, 1892-1948 2
Oka, Takazumi, 1890-1973 2
Oshima, Hiroshi, 1886-1975 2
Paulsen, Monrad G., 1918-1980 2
Ribble, Frederick D. G., 1898-1970 2
Ritchie, John, III, 1904-1988 2
Sato, Kenryo, 1895-1975 2
Shigemitsu, Mamoru, 1887-1957 2
Shimada, Shigetaro, 1883-1976 2
Shiratori, Toshio, 1887-1949 2
Sutton, David Nelson, 1895-1974 2
Suzuki, Teiichi, 1888-1989 2
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United States. Court of Appeals (4th Circuit) 2
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University of Virginia. Center for Oceans Law and Policy 2
Virginia. Commission on Mental Health Law 2
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White, William Henry, 1881-1963 2
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Bagge, Widar, 1886-1970 1
Ballantine, Joseph W., 1888-1973 1
Barbour, Bennett Stanley 1
Barbour, Philip P., 1783-1841 1
Bard, C. Robert 1
Barling, Henry A. 1
Bayes, James 1
Beak, Thomas 1
Beaman, Charles Coatsworth (Cotesworth), 1840-1900 1
Beame, Abraham D., 1906-2001 1
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