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Document Details


Title: Abe Fortas
Local code: 74-80
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration. Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum
Collection: Lyndon Baines Johnson Library Oral History Collection
Description: Associate Justice, U.S. Supreme Court, 1965-1969; long-time friend and adviser to LBJ.
Extent: 32 pages
URL: http://www.lbjlib.utexas.edu/johnson/archives.hom/oralhistory.hom/fortasa/fortas01.pdf
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1969 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Fortas, Abe, 1910-1982
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 19-Jun-1910
Speaker place of birth: Memphis, TN; Tennessee; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Judge; Lawyer; Supreme Court Justice
Age at speaking: 59
Document date: 14-Aug-1969
Interviewer: Frantz, Joe B., 1917-1993
People discussed: Johnson, Lyndon B.; Johnson, Lyndon Baines, 1908-1973; LBJ; Lyndon Baines Johnson
Organizations discussed: U.S. Supreme Court; White House, Washington, DC
Locations discussed: District of Columbia; Memphis, TN; North America; Tennessee; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Courts--United States; Criminal justice, Administration of; District of Columbia; Johnson, Lyndon B.; Johnson, Lyndon Baines, 1908-1973; Judges; Judges--Election; LBJ; Lyndon Baines Johnson; Memphis, TN; North America; Oral history; Tennessee; U.S. Supreme Court; United States; United States--Officials and employees; United States--Politics and government; White House, Washington, DC
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0029845-14920