Morgan, Edmund Morris, 1878-1966Variant names
Professor of law. Harvard A.B., 1902, A.M., 1903. LL.B, 1905. Yale A.M., 1919. Law practice Duluth, Minn., 1907-1912. Prof. law U. of Minn., 1912-1917; Yale, 1917-1925; Harvard, 1925-1950; Vanderbilt, 1950-1966. Chairman in Office of Defense to draft uniform military justice code. In Judge Advocate's office, U.S. Army, 1917-1919. Member, Advisory Committee, U.S. Supreme Court on Rules of Civil Procedure. Author of: The Legacy of Sacco and Vanzetti (1948); Cases on Evidence (1934, 1942); Introduction to Study of Law.
From the description of Papers of Edmund Morris Morgan, 1925-1949 (inclusive). (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 122468681
Morgan, Edmund Morris, Jr., educator.
b. Mineral Ridge, O.; s. Edmund Morris and Sarah M. (Davis) M.
m. Elsie Sears Smith; children: Roberta Mary, Edmund Sears
Began practice at Duluth
1907- 1912: Member Wilson & Morgan
1912- 1917: Professor of Law, University of Minnesota
1917- 1925: Professor of Law, Yale
1925- 1950: Professor of Law, Harvard
1936- 1937: 1942- 1945: Acting dean, Harvard School of Law
1938- 1950: Royall Professor
1950- 1950 ????: Professor of Law, Vanderbilt University
Chairman, Office Secretary of Defense, Committee to draft uniform military justice code.
1908- 1910: Assistant city attorney and acting city attorney, Duluth
1912- 1913: Special Counsel, Duluth Charter Commission
Appointed city attorney, Duluth, but declined to qualify
Commanding major, judge advocate
Lt. col., judge advocate
September, 1917- June, 1919: Assistant to the judge advocate general, U.S. Army, Washington
Reporter on Code of Evidence, American Law Institute Member, Advisory Committee, U.S. Supreme Court on Rules of Civil Procedure.
- Introduction to Study of Law,1924, 1948
- Cases on Common Law Pleading,(Whittier and Morgan), 1917
- Cases on Evidence(Morgan and Maguire), 1934, 1942
- The Legacy of Sacco and Vanzetti(with G.L. Joughin), 1948
- Some Problems of Proof under Anglo-American System,1956
From the guide to the Papers, 1925-1949, (Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University)
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|Caricatures and cartoons|
|Conflict of laws|
|Courts-martial and courts of inquiry|
|Evidence (Law) - Study and teaching|
|Evidence (Law) - United States|
|Suretyship and guaranty|
|Trusts and trustees|