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HOLLIS 2277376

Elman, Philip. Papers, 1925-1979: Finding Aid.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: Harvard Depository
Call No.: HOLLIS 2277376
Repository: Harvard Law School Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Elman, Philip, 1918-
Title: Philip Elman papers
Date(s): 1925-1979
Quantity: 4 boxes (400 items)
Quantity: Extent is approximate.
Language of materials: English
Abstract: Materials relating mainly to Felix Frankfurter's work on the Supreme Court and Elman's work with the Solicitor General. Includes numerous notes from Frankfurter pertaining to cases before the Supreme Court, particularly the historic cases of Willie Francis, Rosenberg, Brown v. Board of Education, and Cooper v. Aaron.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

These papers were donated to the Harvard Law School Library by Philip Elman, October, 1990.

Processing Information:

Prepared by David De Lorenzo, Curator of Manuscripts and Archives, October, 1990.

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.

Historical/Biographical Information

Government attorney, professor of law, legal scholar.

Chronology

Chronology

Scope and Contents

This collection mainly documents Felix Frankfurter's work on the Supreme Court and Elman's work with the Solicitor General. Collection includes correspondence, opinions, memoranda, articles, pamphlets, clippings, and other papers. Also includes numerous notes from Frankfurter pertaining to cases before the Supreme Court, particularly the historic cases of Willie Francis, Rosenberg, Brown v. Board of Education, and Cooper v. Aaron.

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Additional Index Terms

Law -United States.
Judges -Selection and appointment -United States.
Capital punishment -United States.
Jurisprudence -United States.
Educational law and legislation -United States.
Educational law and legislation -United States -Cases.
Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971
Aldrich, Bailey, 1836-1907.
Bickel, Alexander M.
Bundy, McGeorge.
Casner, A. James (Andrew James), 1907-
Clark, Tom C. (Tom Campbell), 1899-1977.
Collins, Thomas.
Corcoran, Thomas Gardiner.
Davis, John W. (John William), 1873-1955.
Douglas, Elsie.
Feis, Herbert, 1893-1972.
Fisher, Julius.
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965.
Frankfurter, Marion Denman.
Ginsburg, David.
Graham, Philip L.
Hackett, Francis, 1883-1962.
Hughes Charles Evans, 1862-1948.
Isenberg, Maxwell.
Landis, James McCauley, 1899-1964.
Lewis, Anthony, 1927-
Magruder, Calvert, 1893-1968.
Margolin, Bessie.
Marks, Herbert Simon, 1907-1960.
Marshall, Thurgood, 1908-1993.
Murphy, Bruce.
Otis, Wayne.
Perlman, Philip Benjamin, 1890-1960.
Pogue, Lloyd Welch, 1899-
Powell, Thomas Reed, 1880-1955.
Prichard, Edward F. (Edward Fretwell)
Rauh, Joseph L., d 1911-
Reed, Stanley Forman, 1884-
Ribicoff, Abraham A. 1910-
Rutledge, Wiley B., 1894-1949.
Soboloff, Simon E., 1893-1973.
Stern, Robert Lewis, 1908-
Wheeler, Burton K. (Burton Kendall), 1882-1975.
Wyzanski, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1906-
United States. Supreme Court.
United States. Federal Trade Commission.
United States. Solicitor General.

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