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     MANUSCRIPTS and ARCHIVAL MATERIAL

Judges

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

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.

Dates: 1820-1859

Docket Book of Judge William M. Pingrey 1839

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-91-4
Scope and Contents COLLECTION DESCRIPTION & ARRANGEMENT This volume is a docket of cases heard by Judge Pingrey in the April term, 1839, of the Washington County Court in Vermont. The 254 cases are numbered, and notes include the names of plaintiff and defendant, their attorneys, brief information about earlier proceedings, costs, and final disposition.

Dates: 1839

IMTFE Allied Judges Photograph

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-2014-06
Scope and Contents ACQUISITION INFORMATION DATE RECEIVED 2014
Dates: undated

Papers of Judge Richard L. Williams

 Collection
Identifier: MSS -2011-01
Abstract Judicial papers (1979-2011) from Williams' chamber files. Chamber manuals, jury instructions, case files, correspondence, memoranda, digital files, opinions, calendars, scrapbooks.
Dates: 1979-2011

Record Book of Samuel E. Smith, 1818 - 1850

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-93-7
Scope and Contents COLLECTION DESCRIPTION & ARRANGEMENT This collection consists of one small leatherbound journal containing two sets of records. The front of the book contains a list of court actions for Lincoln County [Maine] Superior Judicial Court 1818 - 1820. The back of the book contains Smith's notes and records as Administrator of the Estate of Joseph E. Smith, 1837 - 1850.

Dates: 1818-1850

Sketch of Judge Edward J. Ryan by Ida Libby Dengrove

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-2016-01
Scope and Contents This sketch and letter were given to Special Collections by Mary Ryan-Waters, Executor of Edward J. Ryan’s will, to be added to the Ida Libby Dengrove Collection, in April of 2016. The sketch was given to Judge Ryan, United States Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of New York, by Don Luftig, NBC Producer. There are also two letters of condolence from Judge Melanie L. Cyganowski, U.S.B.J., and Judge Sarah Sharer Curly, U.S.B.J., and one photograph.
Dates: undated

The Docket Book of Richard Watson, 1871-1889

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-91-3
Scope and Contents COLLECTION DESCRIPTION & ARRANGEMENT This handwritten docket book, 1871-1889, contains information about cases handled by Richard Watson, an attorney in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. Most of the cases concern debt settlements, but also included are commercial disputes and probate matters. The records contain information about disposition, costs, fees, and actions taken. The volume begins with an index of clients.

Dates: 1871-1889

The Papers of Donald K. Duvall

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-99-1
Abstract Judicial and pProfessional papers that pertain to Mr. Duvall's tenure as Administrative Law Judge and as attorney specializing in Section 337 of the Tariff Act of 1930 (1936-1996).
Dates: 1930-1996

The Papers of Judge Edward S. Smith

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-01-3
Scope and Contents These papers document Smith’s service on the U.S. Court of Claims, his appointment to the court, court administration, articles and speeches, and the federal court re-organization of the late 1970s that concluded with the Federal Courts Improvement Act of 1979, and the creation of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. The collection reflects the administrative process that took place "to restructure a portion of the intermediate appellate tier." Judge...
Dates: 1964-1997

The Papers of Judge Thomas C. Gordon, Jr

 Collection
Identifier: MSS -04-1
Abstract This collection (1965-1991) contains correspondence, memoranda, notebooks, lectures on legal writing, memorabilia and eleven paintings.
Dates: 1965-1991

Typed Manuscript for Justice Daniel Dissenting by John P. Frank

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-90-5
Scope and Contents COLLECTION DESCRIPTION & ARRANGEMENT This collection contains a pre-edited manuscript of the book, Justice Daniel Dissenting: A Biography of Peter V. Daniel, 1784 - 1860. This manuscript contains a great deal of Virginia history, as well as many small details that did not make it into the final version of the book.

Dates: undated