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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Potter Stewart
RLIN number: NXCP88-A24
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Background and early education; Yale Law School, 1938-41; work with New York law firm Debevoise-Plimpton, 1941-42, 1945-47; service in U.S. Navy, 1942-45; move to Cincinnati, 1947; early involvement in politics as City Council member, Cincinnati; appointment to seat as federal judge, 6th Circuit, 1954; appointment to the United States Supreme Court, 1958; procedures and protocol of the Supreme Court; various cases of the Supreme Court, 1958-81.
Extent: Transcript: 135 leaves, Tape: 2 reels
Restrictions: Access: Open. Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1984. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1981 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Stewart, Potter, 1915-1985
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1915
Speaker occupation: Supreme Court Justice
Age at speaking: 66
Document date: 1981
Interviewer: Edwin, Ed
Organizations discussed: U.S. Supreme Court
Locations discussed: North America; Ohio; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Due process of law; Judges; North America; Ohio; Ohio--Politics and government; Practice of law; U.S. Supreme Court; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Stewart, Potter, 1915-1985; United States--Circuit Court (6th Circuit)
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0019777-15220