George R. Nutter diaries


Nutter, George R. (George Read), 1863-1937. George R. Nutter diaries, 1905-1936.

George R. Nutter diaries


Diaries of George R. Nutter, a prominent Boston attorney, kept from 1 Jan. 1905 - 30 Aug. 1936. The diaries, also used as scrapbooks, contain clippings, theater programs, and misc. letters and invitations, and describe Nutter's legal cases, and his extensive involvement in several organizations, including the Good Government Association, the Boston Chamber of Commerce, and the Boston Bar Association. Other topics include national, state, and local politics, in particular World War I; the Harvard University Class of 1885 of which he was a member; and the nomination of Louis D. Brandeis, Nutter's law partner, for the Supreme Court.

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Louis Brandeis (b. November 13, 1856, Louisville, Kentucky – d. October 5, 1941, Washington D.C.) was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, serving from 1916 until 1939. Brandeis was the Court’s 67th justice and its first Jewish-American justice. He was the son of immigrants from Bohemia, who came to Kentucky from Prague, then part of the Austrian Empire. He received his LL.B. from Harvard Law School in 1877, and before becoming a judge, served as a lawyer at Warren & B...

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