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Burton, Harold Hitz

Supreme Court of the United States (1945-1964)

Bowdoin College
Brunswick, Me.

Papers, 1927-1965.
ca. 750 items; finding aid; collection contains correspondence (1933-1964), printed invitations, and documents concerning 47 judicial opinions (1945-1958), which include memoranda, correspondence, drafts, and printed opinions.

Hiram College Archives
Hiram, Ohio

Papers, 1942-1954.
69 items; collection contains correspondence, reports, and clippings.

Library of Congress
Washington, D.C.

Papers, 1896-1964.
187 ft. (120,000 items); finding aid; collection consists mainly of correspondence and legal files, but also includes diaries, speeches, articles, newspaper clippings, and printed matter.

Western Reserve Historical Society
Cleveland, Ohio

The Harold H. Burton-Edward Blythin papers, 1933-1941.
10 linear ft.; collection contains correspondence, reports, speeches, proclamations, and newspaper clippings relating to routine administrative matters and topics of special interest during Burton`s tenure as mayor of Cleveland, Ohio (1935-1940).

Papers, 1911-1965.
35 linear ft.; finding aid; restricted; correspondence, financial records, campaign literature broadsides, reports, schedules, inventories, lists, and newspaper clippings relating to Burton`s various political campaigns and business activities.

Harvard University Law School
Cambridge, Mass.

Papers of Zechariah Chafee, 1898-1957; 50 linear ft. (ca. 22,000 items); finding aid; correspondence.

Papers of Felix Frankfurter, 1900-1965; 115 linear ft. (ca. 45,000 items); finding aid; restricted; represented in the correspondence and case files.

Papers of Joseph Berry Keenan, 1942-1947; ca. 650 items; finding aid; Burton is a correspondent and is mentioned in various notes, clippings, and other papers.

Indiana Historical Society
Indianapolis, Ind.

Harry L. Wallace papers, 1955-1987; 1 box; finding aid; correspondence.

Indiana University
Bloomington, Ind.

Sherman Minton papers, 1934-1965; ca. 2,000 items; finding aid; correspondence.

University of Kentucky
Lexington, Ky.

Gilbert W. Kingsbury papers, 1952-1964; 6 cubic ft.; finding aid; represented.

Frederick Moore Vinson papers, 1907-1953; 189 cubic ft. (302,462 items); finding aid; restricted; correspondence.

Library of Congress
Washington, D.C.

Hugo Lafayette Black papers, 1883-1976; 216 linear ft. (130,000 items); finding aid; restricted; correspondence.

William Joseph Brennan papers, 1956-1990; 305,000 items; finding aid; restricted; correspondence.

Winfred Overholser papers, 1911-1965; 10 linear ft.; finding aid; correspondence.

Wiley Rutledge papers, 1912-1984; 93.2 linear ft.; finding aid; correspondence.

Earl Warren papers, 1864-1974; 250,000 items; finding aid; correspondence.

University of Michigan
Bentley Historical Library
Ann Arbor, Mich.

Frank Murphy papers, 1908-1949; 106 linear ft., 39 vols., and 2 oversize folders; finding aid; restricted; correspondence.

Papers of the Universities Committee on Post-War International Problems, Ann Arbor Branch, 1943-1944; 0.2 linear ft.; correspondence.

Oberlin College
Oberlin, Ohio

Records of mock conventions at Oberlin College, 1860-1968; 20.25 lineear ft.; finding aid; represented.

Ohio Historical Society
Columbus, Ohio

Robert Crosser papers, 1901-1954; 35 cubic ft.; correspondence.

Frank C. Manak papers, 1880-1971; 0.2 linear ft.; correspondence.

Kingsley Arter Taft papers, 1921-1970; 68 cubic ft.; correspondence.

University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Va.

United States Conference of Mayors, speches and resolutions, 1937; 16 items; includes address by Burton.

Walter Wyatt papers, 1916-1963; ca. 44,000 items; finding aid; restricted; correspondence.

Western Reserve Historical Society
Cleveland, Ohio

Thomas Aloysius Burke papers, 1930-1972; 3.91 linear ft.; finding aid; correspondence.

Joseph H. Crowley papers, 1916-1978; 0.5 linear ft.; finding aid; correspondence.

Sam Gutter papers, 1910-1941; 0.25 linear ft. (1 box); finding aid; correspondence.

Maurice Maschke papers, 1924-1936; 0.25 cubic ft.; correspondence.

Daniel Edgar Morgan papers, 1929-1949; 14 linear ft.; finding aid; restricted; correspondence.

Paul W. Walter papers, 1932-1954; 44 linear ft.; finding aid; miscellaneous records.

George Washington Bicentennial Committee records, 1932; 1 linear ft.; finding aid; correspondence.

Yale University
Sterling Memorial Library
New Haven, Conn.

Max Lerner papers, 1927-1980; 46 linear ft. (105 boxes); finding aid; restricted; correspondence.

 

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