Hackworth, Green Haywood, 1883-1973Alternative names
Jurist and lawyer; died 1973.
From the description of Papers of Green Haywood Hackworth, 1912-1973 (bulk 1944-1945). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71062442
1883, Jan. 23:
Born, Prestonsburg, Ky.
B.A., Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, Ind.
Married Clara E. Christy
LL.B., Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
Appointed assistant solicitor, Department of State
1922- 1946: Counsel for the United States before the International Joint Commission under the terms of the Boundary Water Treaty of 1909 between the United States and Great Britain
Went to Lausanne, Switzerland, to assist the United States delegation in drafting treaties of extradition and of friendship and commercial intercourse with Turkey
Became solicitor, Department of State
United States delegate to the Conference for the Codification of International Law, held at the Hague, the Netherlands
1931- 1946: Legal adviser, Department of State
Appointed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt to the additional post of United States member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration at the Hague, the Netherlands
United States delegate to the eighth International Conference of American States, Lima, Peru
United States delegate to the eighth American Scientific Congress, Washington, D.C. Author of Digest of International Law. Washington, D.C.: United States Government Printing Office. 8 vols.
Accompanied Secretary of State Cordell Hull to the Moscow Conference, Moscow, USSR
Member, American delegation at the Dumbarton Oaks Conference on international organization, Washington, D.C.
Adviser to Secretary of State Edward R. Stettinius at the Mexico City Conference, Mexico City, Mexico, at which the Act of Chapultepec was signed Chairman, United Nations committee of jurists, meeting in Washington, D.C., which framed the tentative statue for the International Court of Justice under the United Nations Charter Adviser to United States delegation at the United Nations Conference on International Organization, San Francisco, Calif.
Senior adviser to the United States delegation at the London Conference, London, England Elected member, International Court of Justice
1955- 1958: Elected president, International Court of Justice
1973, June 27:
Died, Washington, D.C.
From the guide to the Green Haywood Hackworth Papers, 1912-1973, (bulk 1944-1945), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)
- World War, 1939-1945
- International relations
- International law
- International law--Congresses
- International agencies
- Canada (as recorded)
- United States (as recorded)