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Judges -- Tennessee.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Board of Trustees Memorial Resolution

Identifier: AR-0240

The University of Tennessee's Board of Trustees passed this resolution in 1953 to honor the late Judge George Caldwell Taylor (1885-1952).

Dates: 1953

David Campbell Letter

Identifier: MS-0793

In this letter written on September 25, 1796, Campbell accepts the position of a district judge for the Superior Court and mentions his brief acquaintance with judge he is responding to.

Dates: 1796 September 25

E. Riley Anderson Papers

 Collection — Box 1-68
Identifier: MPA-0366

The E. Riley Anderson Collection contains the records of Judge E. Riley Anderson, a Tennessee-native lawyer and jurist who served as Chief Justice of the Tennessee Supreme Court. The records focus on judicial decisions in the State of Tennessee. The time periods covered extend from the 1980s to the first decade of the 21 century. The list of boxes and folders in the collection is in a separate PDF document.

Dates: 1987-2006

Frank W. Wilson Papers

Identifier: MPA-0130

This collection documents Wilson’s service as presiding judge in the Jimmy Hoffa trial and Estes Kefauver’s 1948 presidential bid (Wilson served as campaign manager). Other material includes opinions, speeches, minutes, and correspondence dating between 1940 and 1982.

Dates: 1944-1982

James H. Jarvis Papers

Identifier: MPA-0329

This collection includes the personal and professional records of Judge James Howard Jarvis II. Judge Jarvis served on the U.S. District Court, overseeing cases in the Eastern District of Tennessee. The time frame reflected in the records is 1975-2007.

Dates: 1975 -2007

Knox County Courthouse Photograph

Identifier: MS-2979

This collection consists of a framed black and white photograph of seven men in the 3rd floor courtroom of the Knox County Courthouse, circa 1943-1947.

Dates: circa 1943-1947

Robert L. Taylor Second Addendum

Identifier: MPA-0110-002
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...
Dates: 1921-2011

Sylvester Bailey Letterbooks

Identifier: MS-2937

This collection consists of two court letterbooks for Judge Sylvester Bailey of Memphis containing copies of his correspondence between March 5, 1845-September 4, 1851.

Dates: 1845 March 5-1851 September 4

Thomas Gray Hull Papers

 Collection — Box 1-31
Identifier: MPA-0345

This collection includes the records of Judge Thomas Gray Hull. Judge Hull served in a number of legal, political, and judicial positions in the Eastern District of Tennessee. This collection includes records from 1970-2005, spanning from before Judge Hull’s appointment to the federal District Court in 1984 and past his assumption of senior status in 2002.

Dates: 1970-2005