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Robert L. Taylor Second Addendum

 Series
Identifier: MPA-0110-002

This addendum provides records related to the judge's correspondence, his properties, miscellaneous paper records, and certificates and portraits.

Dates

  • 1921-2011

Language

The material in this collection is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The Modern Political Archives are housed at the Howard H. Baker Center for Public Policy. Researchers interested in consulting the MPA collections are advised to contact the Modern Political Archives at mpa@utk.edu.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Modern Political Archives at mpa@utk.edu.

Extent

4 Linear Feet

Abstract

This is an addendum to the Judge Robert L. Taylor Papers (MPA.0110.001). The addendum papers are not in any particular order but are both personal and professional.Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee. Received a recess appointment from Harry S Truman on November 2, 1949, to a seat vacated by George C. Taylor; nominated to the same position by Harry S Truman on January 5, 1950. Confirmed by the Senate on March 8, 1950, and received commission on March 9, 1950. Served as chief judge, 1961-1969. Assumed senior status on January 15, 1984. Service terminated on July 11, 1987, due to death. For more biographical information see the biographical note in MPA.0110.

Biographical/Historical Note

Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee. Received a recess appointment from Harry S Truman on November 2, 1949, to a seat vacated by George C. Taylor; nominated to the same position by Harry S Truman on January 5, 1950. Confirmed by the Senate on March 8, 1950, and received commission on March 9, 1950. Served as chief judge, 1961-1969. Assumed senior status on January 15, 1984. Service terminated on July 11, 1987, due to death. For more biographical information see the biographical note in MPA.0110.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480