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HOLLIS 2101940

Pollock, Frederick, Sir. Correspondence, 1848-1937: Finding Aid.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: Harvard Depository
Call No.: HOLLIS 2101940
Repository: Harvard Law School Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Pollock, Frederick, 1845-1937
Title: Sir Frederick Pollock correspondence
Date(s): 1848-1937
Quantity: 1 boxes
Language of materials: English
Abstract: Collection consists of papers regarding Sir Frederick Pollock's writings, legal cases, jurisprudence, and political topics.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Acquired from C.A. Kyrle Fletcher in 1959.

Processing Information:

Processed by David de Lorenzo, Curator of Manuscripts and Archives, February 1991.

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.

Existence and Location of Copies:

The Sir Frederick Pollock Correspondence is available on microfilm; see the HOLLIS record for more information. Researchers are required to use the microfilm copy of the collection.

Historical/Biographical Information

Pollock was professor of jurisprudence at University College of London (1882) and at Oxford (1883-1903), as well as professor of common law. From 1914, he served as judge of Admiralty Court of Cinque Ports. He authored many texts on such topics as contracts, torts, partnership, and fraud; and, with Maitland, co-authored a work on English law.

Scope and Contents

This collection contains mainly correspondence from various individuals regarding Pollock's writings, legal cases, jurisprudence, and political topics.

Container List

Additional Index Terms

Great Britain --Politics and government.
Jurisprudence --Great Britain.
Law --Study and teaching --England.
Ames, James Barr, 1846-1910.
Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901.
Bigelow, Melville Madison, 1846-1921.
Bradley, Henry, 1845-1923.
Bryce, James Bryce, Viscount, 1838-1922.
Clark, E. C. (Edwin Charles), 1835-1917.
Dicey, Albert Venn, 1835-1922.
Dunraven, Windham Thomas Wyndham-Quin, Earl of, 1841-1926.
Green, William Charles, 1832-1914.
Haldane, J. S. (John Scott), 1860-1936.
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1841-1935.
Jackson, Henry, 1839-1921.
Langdell, C. C. (Christopher Columbus), 1826-1906.
Lindley, Nathaniel Lindley, Baron, 1828-1921.
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891.
Machen, Arthur, 1863-1947.
Maitland, Frederic William, 1850-1906.
Stokes, George Gabriel, Sir, 1819-1903.
Storr, Vernon Faithfull, 1869-1940.
Trevelyan, George Macaulay, 1876-1962.
Williams, T. Cyprian (Thomas Cyprian), 1854.

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