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Humphreys, West Hughes

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee (1853-1862)
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee (1853-1862)
U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee (1853-1862)

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Aynes, Richard L. "The Impeachment and Removal of Tennessee Judge West Humphreys: John Bingham`s Prologue to the Johnson Impeachment Trial." Georgia Journal of Southern Legal History 2 (1993): 71-98.

Conklin, Forrest, ed. "`Parson` Brownlow on the Impeachment of Judge Humphreys and Other Matters in Washington D.C. - June, 1862." East Tennessee Historical Society`s Publications 56-57 (1984-85): 120-31.

Hall, Kermit L. "West H. Humphreys and the Crisis of the Union." Tennessee Historical Quarterly 34 (1975): 48-69.

Spring, Florence Adeline Timm. "The Impeachment of West H. Humphreys." Ph.D. diss., University of Chicago, 1915.

 

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