Howe, Mark de Wolfe, 1906-1967Alternative names
Law professor, author. LL. B. Harv. Law School, 1933. Secretary for Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, 1933-1934. Practiced law in Boston, 1933-1937. Prof. of law, U. of Buffalo Law School, 1941-1945; prof of law, Harv. U., 1945-1967. Editor: Holmes-Pollock Letters; Touched with Fire; Holmes-Laski Letters; Occasional Speeches of Oliver Wendell Holmes. Author: Constitutional Law (casebook, with others); Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes: Vol. I, The Shaping Years, 1841-1870 (1957), Vol. II, The Proving Years, 1870-1882 (1963); Cases on Church and State in the United States (1950, 1952).
From the description of Papers, 1933-1967. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 236047300
May 22, 1906:
b. Boston, Massachusetts. s. Mark Antony De Wolfe and Fanny Huntington Howe.
A.B. Harvard College
LL.B. Harvard Law School
February 19, 1935:
m. Mary Manning; children: Susan, Fanny, Helen
Secretary to Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes
Admitted to the Massachusetts Bar
Practiced in Boston with Hill, Barlow, Goodale and Wiswall
1937- 1945: Professor of Law, University of Buffalo School of Law
1941- 1945: Dean of the University of Buffalo School of Law
1945- 1967: Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
1966- 1967: Charles Warren Professor of American Legal History, (appointed, December 1965)
February 28, 1967:
d. Cambridge, Massachusetts
- Holmes-Pollock Letters, 2 volumes, 1941.
- Touched With Fire.1946.
- Readings in American Legal History.1949.
- Holmes-Laski Letters, 2 volumes. 1953.
- The Occasional Speeches of Oliver Wendell Holmes.1962.
- The Common Law by Oliver Wendell Holmes.1963.
- Cases on Church and State in the United States.1950, 1952.
- Constitutional Law;cases and other problems with Paul A. Freund, Arthur E. Sutherland, Ernest J. Brown. 1954, 1967.
- Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes: The Shaping Years, 1841-1870.1957.
- Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes: The Proving Years, 1870-1882.1963.
- The Garden and the Wilderness: Religion and Government in American Constitutional History.1965.
- Civil Rights, The Constitution and the Courts,by Archibald Cox, Mark De Wolfe Howe, and J.R. Wiggins. 1967.
From the guide to the Papers, 1933-1967, (Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University)
- Federal government--Study and teaching
- Equity pleading and procedure--Study and teaching
- Labor laws and legislation--Study and teaching
- Conflict of laws--Study and teaching
- Church and state
- Contracts--Study and teaching
- Law--United States
- Corporation law--Study and teaching
- Evidence (Law) - Study and teaching
- Bills of exchange--Study and teaching
- Torts--Study and teaching
- Sales--Study and teaching
- Civil rights
- Law--Study and teaching
- Constitutional law--Study and teaching
- Agency (law)--Study and teaching
- Law teachers
- Trusts and trustees--Study and teaching
- Criminal law--Study and teaching
- Law teachers
- United States (as recorded)
- Massachusetts--Cambridge (as recorded)