Correspondence regarding savings bank life insurance


Shattuck, Henry Lee, 1879-1971. Correspondence regarding savings bank life insurance, 1906-1908.

Correspondence regarding savings bank life insurance


Collection consists of letters to Shattuck regarding a bill to establish savings bank life insurance. Most letters are from Louis Dembitz Brandeis and Norman H. White (secretary of the Massachusetts Savings Insurance League). Includes one letter each from Robert Treat Paine (president of the Associated Charities), Charles W. Birtwell and Mary L. Birtwell (Boston Children's Aid Society).

27 sheets (27 p.)

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Shattuck, Henry Lee, 1879-1971 (person)

Attorney, trustee, author. Harvard, A.B. 1901, LL.B. 1904, LL.D., Williams College 1936, Nat. U. of Ireland 1950, Harvard U. 1952, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, 1955. Attorney in Boston, Mass. Treasurer, Harvard Coll., 1929-1938. Member, Mass. House of Repres., 1920-1930; Boston City Council, 1934-1941. Member, U.S. Loyalty Review Bd.; Chairman, Interim Mixed Parole and Clemency Board. From the description of Papers, 1947-1954. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 23...

Birtwell, Charles Wesley. (person)

Massachusetts Savings Insurance League. (corporateBody)

Associated Charities of Boston (corporateBody)

Brandeis, Louis Dembitz, 1856-1941 (person)

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...

White, Norman A. (person)

Birtwell, Mary L. (person)

Boston Children's Aid Society (corporateBody)

The Boston Children's Aid Society was founded in 1863 to provide temporary reformative care for children and to bind them out to appropriate families. It later provided homes for destitute children as well. By 1900 it had closed its three homes and began to provide foster and medical care for needy children. In 1923 it merged with the Boston Society for the Care of Girls to form the Children's Aid Association, later to become the Boston Children's Service Association. From the descri...

Paine, Robert Treat, 1835-1910 (person)