Louis Dembitz Brandeis collection

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Brandeis, Louis Dembitz, 1856-1941. Louis Dembitz Brandeis collection, 1858-1999.

Louis Dembitz Brandeis collection

1858-1999

Collection includes correspondence, letters, financial documents, news clippings and photographs of the personal and public side of Brandeis and his family in relation to American legal history, politics, Zionism and the United States Supreme Court.

101 linear feet

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United States. Supreme Court

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Supreme Court of the United States, final court of appeal and final expositor of the Constitution of the United States. Within the framework of litigation, the Supreme Court marks the boundaries of authority between state and nation, state and state, and government and citizen. Scope And Jurisdiction The Supreme Court was created by the Constitutional Convention of 1787 as the head of a federal court system, though it was not formally established until Congress passed the Judiciary Act in 17...

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