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HOLLIS601623

Ames, James Barr. Correspondence, 1872-1910: Finding Aid.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: Harvard Depository
Call No.: HOLLIS601623
Repository: Harvard Law School Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Ames, James Barr
Title: James Barr Ames correspondence
Date(s): 1872-1910
Quantity: 1 boxes
Language of materials: English
Abstract: This collection includes materials concerning James Barr Ames' publications, his views on legal history and legal education, the loan of Story bust to Louisiana Purchase Exposition, and other matters.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Some letters were transferred from Phillips Exeter Academy in 1969; others were given to the Law Library by Ames's grandson, James B. Ames, in 1969.

Conditions Governing Access:

Access to these papers is governed by the rules and regulations of the Harvard Law School Library. This collection is open to the public, but is housed off-site at Harvard Depository and requires 2 business-day advance notice for retrieval. Consult the Special Collections staff for further information.

Conditions Governing Use:

The Harvard Law School Library holds copyright on some, but not all, of the material in our collections. Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be directed to the Special Collections staff. Researchers who obtain permission to publish from the Harvard Law School Library are also responsible for identifying and contacting the persons or organizations who hold copyright.

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Scope and Contents

This collection includes correspondence to and from James Barr Ames (1846-1910) concerning his publications, his views on legal history and legal education, the loan of Story bust to Louisiana Purchase Exposition, and other matters.

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Additional Index Terms

Bigelow, Melville Madison, 1846-1921.
Carter, James C. (James Coolidge), 1827-1905.
Clay, Cecil.
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1841-1935.
John Wilson and Company, Cambridge (Mass.)
Maitland, Frederic William, 1850-1906.
Pollock, Frederick, Sir, 1845-1937.
Williams, T. Cyprian (Thomas Cyprian), b. 1854.
Wilson, John.

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