Louis Brandeis letter, 1916 Mar. 29.


Brandeis, Louis Dembitz, 1856-1941. Louis Brandeis letter, 1916 Mar. 29.

Louis Brandeis letter, 1916 Mar. 29.

Letter from Brandeis to Bernard G. Richards regarding the Jewish Congress movement.

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Brandeis, Louis Dembitz, 1856-1941

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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...

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Richards, Bernard G.

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Jewish leader and author. From the description of Reminiscences of Bernard G. Richards : oral history, 1960. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309723632 Journalist and Jewish communal leader. Richards was founder of the Jewish Information Bureau of Greater New York. From the description of Papers, 1903-1960. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122633596 ...