History of the Federal Judiciary

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Brown, Henry Billings

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan (1875-1890)
Supreme Court of the United States (1890-1906)

Detroit Public Library
Burton Historical Collection
Detroit, Mich.

Henry Billings Brown family papers, 1855-1913.
29 vols. and 1 wallet; collection contains Brown`s correspondence with his biographer (Charles A. Kent), diaries, expense books containing some brief diary entries, a catalog of Brown`s private library, and miscellaneous material about Brown that Kent collected in preparation for the biography.

Chicago Historical Society
Chicago, Ill.

Melville Weston Fuller papers, 1833-1951; 12 ft. (ca. 7,000 items); finding aid; correspondence.

University of Michigan
Bentley Historical Library
Ann Arbor, Mich.

Thomas McIntyre Cooley papers, 1850-1898; 7 ft. and 16 vols.; finding aid; correspondence.

Benjamin F. Graves papers, 1815-1950; 2.5 linear ft.; finding aid; correspondence.

Frank Addison Manny papers, 1890-1955; 5 linear ft. and 4 vols.; finding aid; correspondence.

University of Michigan lawyers` and judges` papers, 1820-1962; ca. 340 items and 55 vols.; assorted papers.

John Patton papers, 1888-1905; 0.4 linear ft.; represented.

Henry Wade Rogers papers, 1873-1898; 60 items and 1 vol.; finding aid; correspondence.

Oliver Lyman Spaulding papers, 1861-1921; 3 linear ft. (ca. 35 items and 1 vol.); finding aid; correspondence.

Peter White papers, 1849-1915; 23 ft. and 74 vols.; correspondence.

Syracuse University
Department of Special Collections
Syracuse, N.Y.

Elihu Root correspondence, 1874-1935; 127 items; finding aid; correspondence.

Yale University
Sterling Memorial Library
New Haven, Conn.

Brewer family papers, 1714-1954; 13.75 linear ft. (21 boxes, 1 folio, 4 vols.); finding aid; correspondence.


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