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The Resource Sherman Minton speech and letter

Sherman Minton speech and letter

Label
Sherman Minton speech and letter, 1955 July 26 and 1962 Apr. 23
Title
Sherman Minton speech and letter
Inclusive dates
1955 July 26 and 1962 Apr. 23
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The collection contains a speech given by Minton at the presentation ceremonies held at the Floyd County Circuit Court Room in July 1955, which gives the history of the Floyd County courts. There is also a letter written by Minton after his stroke
Biographical or historical data
Sherman Minton was born on October 20, 1890, in Georgetown, Floyd County, Indiana. In 1915, he was admitted to the bar and began practicing in New Albany, Indiana. In 1935, he was elected to the U.S. Senate and served for three terms. Minton then became judge of the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals. He remained on the Circuit Court bench until 1949, when Harry S Truman appointed him to the United States Supreme Court. Minton served as an Associate Justice from 1949 to 1956, when he resigned due to poor health. He died on April 9, 1965.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1890-1965
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Minton, Sherman
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Minton, Sherman
  • Lawyers
  • Judges
  • Courts
  • Minton, Sherman
  • Courts
  • Judges
  • Lawyers
  • Indiana
  • Indiana
  • United States
Label
Sherman Minton speech and letter
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2535
Instantiates
Note
Processing information: Collection processing completed 2006/04 by Christina Baich. Finding aid updated 2015/11/06 by Laura Eliason
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17552377
Extent
1
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247212332
  • (OCoLC)247212332
Terms governing use
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Type of unit
folder
Label
Sherman Minton speech and letter
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2535
Note
Processing information: Collection processing completed 2006/04 by Christina Baich. Finding aid updated 2015/11/06 by Laura Eliason
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17552377
Extent
1
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247212332
  • (OCoLC)247212332
Terms governing use
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Type of unit
folder

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