Lewis F. Powell correspondence and records
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of correspondence of Lewis F. Powell, Jr. concerning Washington and Lee University from 1959-1970 and materials regarding his nomination to the United States Supreme Court in 1971.
- Inclusive 1959-1971
- Powell, Lewis F. (Correspondent, Person)
Conditions Governing Use
The materials from Washington and Lee University Special Collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used should be fully credited with the source.
Biographical / Historical
Lewis F. Powell, Jr. was an alumnus of Washington and Lee University, Class of 1929, Law class of 1931, and later a Trustee of the university. He most notably served as a Justice of the United States Supreme Court from 1971-1987.
4 Linear Feet
Blue sheet prepared by Betty Kondayan (3/26/2002)
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