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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Osmond Kessler Fraenkel
RLIN number: NXCP88-A119
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Harvard, 1904-08; Columbia Law School; early law practice; Soviet cases; Norris, Patterson, Trop, and Leyra cases; American Civil Liberties Union, National Lawyer's Guild; obscenity, civil liberties, equal rights, communism in Unites States; publications; impressions of Arthur Garfield Hays, Morris Ernst, Alger Hiss, United States Supreme Court Justices.
Extent: Transcript: 144 leaves, Tape: 5 reels
Restrictions: Access: Open. Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1980. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information. Microfiche copy available for purchase. (Columbia University oral history collection, part IV, published by Meckler Publishing, Westport, CT).
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1974 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Fraenkel, Osmond Kessler, 1888-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1888
Speaker occupation: Lawyer
Age at speaking: 86
Document date: 1974
Interviewer: Bloom, Mark
Organizations discussed: American Civil Liberties Union, 1920-; National Lawyers Guild, New York, NY
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: American Civil Liberties Union, 1920-; Communism--United States; Lawyers; National Lawyers Guild, New York, NY; North America; Practice of law; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Fraenkel, Osmond Kessler, 1888-; Law and politics; Law--cases
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0019011-14454