The Resource Supreme Court justices : a biographical dictionary, Timothy L. Hall

Supreme Court justices : a biographical dictionary, Timothy L. Hall

Label
Supreme Court justices : a biographical dictionary
Title
Supreme Court justices
Title remainder
a biographical dictionary
Statement of responsibility
Timothy L. Hall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This reference guide for high school and college students provides basic biographical information on all 108 people who have served on the United States Supreme Court. It describes the decisions for which each justice is known and analyzes his or her influence on the Court and on the law. An introductory essay discusses the creation of the Supreme Court and its place in American history. Appendixes cover the succession of judges, appointments to the Supreme Court by each president, and important cases
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Cataloging source
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1955-
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Hall, Timothy L.
Dewey number
  • 347.73/2634
  • B
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
KF8744
LC item number
.H35 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
Series statement
Facts on File library of American history
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  • United States
  • Judges
Label
Supreme Court justices : a biographical dictionary, Timothy L. Hall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 515-547) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • John Rutledge
  • Melville Weston Fuller
  • 198
  • David Josiah Brewer
  • 202
  • Henry Billings Brown
  • 206
  • George Shiras, Jr.
  • 210
  • Howell Edmunds Jackson
  • 214
  • 17
  • Edward Douglass White
  • 218
  • Rufus Wheeler Peckham, Jr.
  • 222
  • Joseph McKenna
  • 226
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
  • 230
  • William Rufus Day
  • 235
  • James Iredell
  • William Henry Moody
  • 239
  • Horace Harmon Lurton
  • 243
  • Charles Evans Hughes
  • 247
  • Willis Van Devanter
  • 252
  • Joseph Rucker Lamar
  • 256
  • 21
  • Mahlon Pitney
  • 259
  • James Clark McReynolds
  • 262
  • Louis Dembitz Brandeis
  • 267
  • John Hessin Clarke
  • 271
  • William Howard Taft
  • 275
  • Thomas Johnson
  • George Sutherland
  • 279
  • Pierce Butler
  • 283
  • Edward Terry Sanford
  • 287
  • Harlan Fiske Stone
  • 290
  • Owen Josephus Roberts
  • 295
  • 25
  • Benjamin Nathan Cardozo
  • 299
  • Hugo Lafayette Black
  • 303
  • Stanley Forman Reed
  • 307
  • Felix Frankfurter
  • 311
  • William Orville Douglas
  • 315
  • William Paterson
  • Frank Murphy
  • 319
  • James Francis Byrnes
  • 323
  • Robert Houghwout Jackson
  • 326
  • Wiley Blount Rutledge
  • 330
  • Harold Hitz Burton
  • 334
  • 28
  • Fred Moore Vinson
  • 337
  • Thomas Campbell Clark
  • 341
  • Sherman Minton
  • 345
  • Earl Warren
  • 349
  • John Marshall Harlan II
  • 354
  • Samuel Chase
  • William J. Brennan, Jr.
  • 358
  • Charles Evans Whittaker
  • 362
  • Potter Stewart
  • 365
  • Byron Raymond White
  • 368
  • Arthur Joseph Goldberg
  • 372
  • 32
  • Abe Fortas
  • 376
  • Thurgood Marshall
  • 380
  • Warren Earl Burger
  • 384
  • Harry Andrew Blackmun
  • 388
  • Lewis Franklin Powell, Jr.
  • 392
  • James Wilson
  • Oliver Ellsworth
  • William Hubbs Rehnquist
  • 396
  • John Paul Stevens
  • 400
  • Sandra Day O'Connor
  • 404
  • Antonin Scalia
  • 408
  • Anthony McLeod Kennedy
  • 412
  • 36
  • David Hackett Souter
  • 416
  • Clarence Thomas
  • 420
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg
  • 424
  • Stephen Gerald Breyer
  • 428
  • Appendix 1
  • Justices
  • Bushrod Washington
  • 446
  • Appendix 2
  • Presidents and Their Appointments to the Supreme Court
  • 452
  • Appendix 3
  • Important Supreme Court Cases
  • 455
  • Appendix 4
  • The Constitution of the United States
  • 504
  • 39
  • Alfred Moore
  • 43
  • John Marshall
  • 46
  • William Johnson
  • 51
  • 1
  • Henry Brockholst Livingston
  • 55
  • Thomas Todd
  • 59
  • Gabriel Duvall
  • 62
  • Joseph Story
  • 65
  • Smith Thompson
  • 70
  • John Jay
  • Robert Trimble
  • 74
  • John McLean
  • 78
  • Henry Baldwin
  • 82
  • James Moore Wayne
  • 86
  • Roger Brooke Taney
  • 90
  • 5
  • Philip Pendleton Barbour
  • 95
  • John Catron
  • 99
  • John McKinley
  • 103
  • Peter Vivian Daniel
  • 107
  • Samuel Nelson
  • 111
  • William Cushing
  • Levi Woodbury
  • 115
  • Robert Cooper Grier
  • 119
  • Benjamin Robbins Curtis
  • 123
  • John Archibald Campbell
  • 127
  • Nathan Clifford
  • 132
  • 10
  • Noah Haynes Swayne
  • 136
  • Samuel Freeman Miller
  • 140
  • David Davis
  • 144
  • Stephen Johnson Field
  • 148
  • Salmon Portland Chase
  • 153
  • John Blair, Jr.
  • William Strong
  • 157
  • Joseph P. Bradley
  • 161
  • Ward Hunt
  • 165
  • Morrison Remick Waite
  • 168
  • John Marshall Harlan
  • 173
  • 14
  • William Burnham Woods
  • 178
  • Stanley Matthews
  • 182
  • Horace Gray
  • 186
  • Samuel Blatchford
  • 190
  • Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar
  • 194
Control code
ocm45356926
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 566 pages
Isbn
9780816041947
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
00065415
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)45356926
Label
Supreme Court justices : a biographical dictionary, Timothy L. Hall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 515-547) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • John Rutledge
  • Melville Weston Fuller
  • 198
  • David Josiah Brewer
  • 202
  • Henry Billings Brown
  • 206
  • George Shiras, Jr.
  • 210
  • Howell Edmunds Jackson
  • 214
  • 17
  • Edward Douglass White
  • 218
  • Rufus Wheeler Peckham, Jr.
  • 222
  • Joseph McKenna
  • 226
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
  • 230
  • William Rufus Day
  • 235
  • James Iredell
  • William Henry Moody
  • 239
  • Horace Harmon Lurton
  • 243
  • Charles Evans Hughes
  • 247
  • Willis Van Devanter
  • 252
  • Joseph Rucker Lamar
  • 256
  • 21
  • Mahlon Pitney
  • 259
  • James Clark McReynolds
  • 262
  • Louis Dembitz Brandeis
  • 267
  • John Hessin Clarke
  • 271
  • William Howard Taft
  • 275
  • Thomas Johnson
  • George Sutherland
  • 279
  • Pierce Butler
  • 283
  • Edward Terry Sanford
  • 287
  • Harlan Fiske Stone
  • 290
  • Owen Josephus Roberts
  • 295
  • 25
  • Benjamin Nathan Cardozo
  • 299
  • Hugo Lafayette Black
  • 303
  • Stanley Forman Reed
  • 307
  • Felix Frankfurter
  • 311
  • William Orville Douglas
  • 315
  • William Paterson
  • Frank Murphy
  • 319
  • James Francis Byrnes
  • 323
  • Robert Houghwout Jackson
  • 326
  • Wiley Blount Rutledge
  • 330
  • Harold Hitz Burton
  • 334
  • 28
  • Fred Moore Vinson
  • 337
  • Thomas Campbell Clark
  • 341
  • Sherman Minton
  • 345
  • Earl Warren
  • 349
  • John Marshall Harlan II
  • 354
  • Samuel Chase
  • William J. Brennan, Jr.
  • 358
  • Charles Evans Whittaker
  • 362
  • Potter Stewart
  • 365
  • Byron Raymond White
  • 368
  • Arthur Joseph Goldberg
  • 372
  • 32
  • Abe Fortas
  • 376
  • Thurgood Marshall
  • 380
  • Warren Earl Burger
  • 384
  • Harry Andrew Blackmun
  • 388
  • Lewis Franklin Powell, Jr.
  • 392
  • James Wilson
  • Oliver Ellsworth
  • William Hubbs Rehnquist
  • 396
  • John Paul Stevens
  • 400
  • Sandra Day O'Connor
  • 404
  • Antonin Scalia
  • 408
  • Anthony McLeod Kennedy
  • 412
  • 36
  • David Hackett Souter
  • 416
  • Clarence Thomas
  • 420
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg
  • 424
  • Stephen Gerald Breyer
  • 428
  • Appendix 1
  • Justices
  • Bushrod Washington
  • 446
  • Appendix 2
  • Presidents and Their Appointments to the Supreme Court
  • 452
  • Appendix 3
  • Important Supreme Court Cases
  • 455
  • Appendix 4
  • The Constitution of the United States
  • 504
  • 39
  • Alfred Moore
  • 43
  • John Marshall
  • 46
  • William Johnson
  • 51
  • 1
  • Henry Brockholst Livingston
  • 55
  • Thomas Todd
  • 59
  • Gabriel Duvall
  • 62
  • Joseph Story
  • 65
  • Smith Thompson
  • 70
  • John Jay
  • Robert Trimble
  • 74
  • John McLean
  • 78
  • Henry Baldwin
  • 82
  • James Moore Wayne
  • 86
  • Roger Brooke Taney
  • 90
  • 5
  • Philip Pendleton Barbour
  • 95
  • John Catron
  • 99
  • John McKinley
  • 103
  • Peter Vivian Daniel
  • 107
  • Samuel Nelson
  • 111
  • William Cushing
  • Levi Woodbury
  • 115
  • Robert Cooper Grier
  • 119
  • Benjamin Robbins Curtis
  • 123
  • John Archibald Campbell
  • 127
  • Nathan Clifford
  • 132
  • 10
  • Noah Haynes Swayne
  • 136
  • Samuel Freeman Miller
  • 140
  • David Davis
  • 144
  • Stephen Johnson Field
  • 148
  • Salmon Portland Chase
  • 153
  • John Blair, Jr.
  • William Strong
  • 157
  • Joseph P. Bradley
  • 161
  • Ward Hunt
  • 165
  • Morrison Remick Waite
  • 168
  • John Marshall Harlan
  • 173
  • 14
  • William Burnham Woods
  • 178
  • Stanley Matthews
  • 182
  • Horace Gray
  • 186
  • Samuel Blatchford
  • 190
  • Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar
  • 194
Control code
ocm45356926
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 566 pages
Isbn
9780816041947
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
00065415
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)45356926

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