Records, 1888-1902.


Dodge and Dodge (Firm). Records, 1888-1902.

Records, 1888-1902.

Contains the case files of the Boston maritime law firm of Dodge and Dodge which include motions, memoranda, dispositions, correspondence, miscellaneous evidentiary material, broadsides of admiralty sales, and opinions of judges of the Admiralty Court. Cases relate mainly to suits filed to recover for damages caused by collisions of ships at sea or in harbor. Issues of law focus on rules of shipping, especially the Rules of 1864 (Rev. Stats. of the U.S. Sec. 4233, Rule 16) and the 1885 Revised International Rules and Regulations for Preventing Collision at Sea (Article 14).

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Dodge, Frederic, 1847-1927 (person)

Frederic Dodge (1847-1927) earned his Harvard AB 1867 and Harvard L.L.B. 1869. From the description of Harvard Law School term bills and library receipt, 1868-1869. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77067595 ...

Webb, Nathan, 1825-1902 (person)

Webb graduated from Harvard College in 1846. He read law with John Rand, Esq. and was admitted to the Maine bar in 1848. He practiced in Portland (1849-1865) and turned to state attorney positions eventually becoming U.S. District Attorney (1878-1882). President Arthur nominated Webb to the U.S. District Court judgeship in 1882. From the description of Notes of federal court cases in Maine and Massachusetts, 1884-1902. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 235929318 ...

Russell, William E. (William Eustis), 1857-1896 (person)

Burlingham, Charles C. (Charles Culp), 1858-1959 (person)

Lawyer. From the description of Reminiscences of Charles Culp Burlingham : oral history, 1949. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309724026 Attorney, civic leader, reformer. A.B., Harvard, 1879; LL. B., Columbia, 1881; LL. D., Williams, 1931; Columbia, 1933; Harvard, 1934. Attorney and partner, Burlingham, Hupper & Kennedy, N.Y.C., firm specializing in admiralty law. Board member and pres., N.Y. (City) Board of Educ., Welfare Council of N....

Dodge and Dodge (Firm) (corporateBody)

Frederic Dodge and Edward Sherman Dodge were raised in Cambridge and both attended Harvard College and Harvard Law School. Frederic graduated from the Law School in 1869 and his brother, Edward, graduated in 1877. From the description of Records, 1888-1902. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 235990625 ...

Dodge, Edward Sherman, 1855-1934. (person)

Russell, Arthur Hastings, 1859- (person)

Smith, Robert H. (Robert Henry) (person)

Wing, Henry Thomas, 1849-1934. (person)

Bryant, John Douglas (person)

Russell, Charles Theodore, 1851-1903 (person)

Nelson, Thomas Henry, 1823-1896 (person)

Lawyer and diplomat. From the description of Papers of Thomas Henry Nelson, 1861-1866. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71061617 Republican leader. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Terre Haut, to President Lincoln, 1861 Jun. 25. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270610838 ...

Hogan, William E. (person)

Carter, John M. (person)