Item Information

Harlan Fiske Stone with his law clerks

Dublin Core

Title

Harlan Fiske Stone with his law clerks

Subject

Stone, Harlan Fiske, 1872-1946
Law

Description

Harlan Fiske Stone was dean of Columbia Law School from 1910 to 1924 before his appointment, first to be Attorney General of the U.S., then to the U.S. Supreme Court. Every year on the Court, Justice Stone held a dinner for his current and former law clerks, many of them graduates of Columbia Law School. Pictured in row 1: Oliver Merrill, Milton Handler, Robert Cogswell, Justice Stone, Alfred McCormack, Francis Downey, Adrian Leiby; in row 2: Warner Gardner, Howard Westwood, Herbert Wechsler, Alexis Coudert, Thomas Harris, Walter Gellhorn, Louis Lusky, Harold Leventhal, Wilbur Friedman, and Allison Dunham.

Date

1938

Contributor

Edmonston Studio

MODS

Key Date

1938

Place of Origin

Washington (D.C.)

Form/Genre

photographs

Repository Name

Arthur W. Diamond Law Library, Columbia University

Subrepository

Special Collections

Digital Origin

reformatted digital

Collection

Harlan Fiske Stone Papers

Citation

“Harlan Fiske Stone with his law clerks,” Columbia University Libraries Online Exhibitions, accessed October 5, 2022, https://exhibitions.library.columbia.edu/exhibits/show/jewels/item/11050.

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