Paul L. Adams papers, 1924-1972.


Paul L. Adams papers, 1924-1972.

Correspondence with Adams' family concerning his activities as a student at University of Michigan and as Supreme Court justice; also topical files, speeches, and miscellaneous legal records. Correspondents include: Charles Joiner, Stella B. Osborn, and G. Mennen Williams.

4 linear ft.


SNAC Resource ID: 7363537

Bentley Historical Library

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