Records of the University of Iowa College of Law, 1901-1966.


University of Iowa. College of Law. Records of the University of Iowa College of Law, 1901-1966.

Records of the University of Iowa College of Law, 1901-1966.

Official correspondence and related documents of University of Iowa College of Law deans Charles N. Gregory (1901-1911), Austin W. Scott (1911-1912), D. O. McGovney (1916-1921), Herbert F. Goodrich (acting, 1921-1922), Henry Craig Jones (1922-1929), Wiley B. Rutledge (1935-1939), and Mason Ladd (1939-1966). There are major chronological gaps in the correspondence. Subjects include legal education at the University of Iowa, West Virginia University (Jones), and other law schools in the United States, the American Bar Association, American Law Institute, Association of American Law Schools, Iowa State Bar Association, other professional and student organizations, the Iowa Law Bulletin, the Iowa Law Review, and military law. Correspondents include Iowa attorneys general and other state officeholders, other lawyers, University of Iowa administrators, and Horace E. Deemer.

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