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Law and Lawyers

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Oversize 120, Folder 7-8
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Legal Documents
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Business Records and Legal Documents

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box SUPP 16, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1775-1926
Scope and Contents:
Includes correspondence, case opinions, news clippings, contracts, statements, and court documents.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Legal Documents
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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Justice Court Records, Albany County, NY

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box ADD45, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1847 April-1850 April
Scope and Contents note:
Benjamin Palmer, Justice.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Legal Documents
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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Attorneys

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1792-1955
Scope and Contents:
This subseries includes bills, receipts, business cards, printed advertisements, correspondence and invoices from lawyers. Their services include personal legal work such as a last will and testament, and a client's probate proceedings, business law having to do with shares of stock in the Lake Shore and Southern Michigan Railway Corporation, an undated speech made by a judge, Joseph M. Blake, about a slander suit against a "state reporter," Ives versus Hazard, a 1911 letter by a Mr. Campbell about teaching "New York practice" at the Harvard Law School, a 1907 circular advertisement by C. B. Cralle and Company advertising their services in collecting "claims for bounty, pay and allowances for soldiers or widows for enlistments after 1861, announcement of a law firm formed by Dudley and Michener, previously the "Commissioner of Pensions" and "the late Attorney General of Indiana."
Arrangement:
Materials in this series are arranged in alphabetical order by the name of the lawyer or law firm.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Law, Subseries 1
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Legal Documents
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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Government and Courts

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1816-1978, undated
Scope and Contents:
This subseries includes printed acts from the New York State Assembly in 1861 describing acts of the Assembly, for example the authorization on March 1 "extending of streets, and the building of docks and landing places in the city of Brooklyn," stating that "the people of the State of New York, represented in State and Assembly do enact as follows …Section 1 The common Council of the City of Brooklyn are hereby authorized to…" A very small amount of material is included from the Common Council of the City of New York from 1883, and from the Wisconsin Legislature in 1906. There are official documents and correspondence from various courts in New York State, including the Surrogate Court, Albany (1877), the Court of Chancery, State of New York from 1838, with many items related to the New York Supreme Court, ranging from 1836 to 1900. Materials related to New Jersey Courts, including an indictment and guilty plea for assault and battery which shows an itemized bill from the "Cumberland Oyer and Terminer" for all the expenses related to this case., e.g. entering and filing the indictment, crier's fees, and Justice and Constable fees on the arrest. These expenses are split among the Clerk, Court, Sheriff and "Als."
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Law, Subseries 2
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers
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Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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Businesses, Images, and Clubs and Associations

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1796-1930
Scope and Contents:
This subseries includes correspondence on letterhead stationery, certificates, a handbill, and advertisements about various businesses related to law and lawyers such as a notary public, a detective, and a collection office. Pen and ink portraits of men associated with the law, such as lawyers and judges and images of a courthouse, a hearing room, and "Justice" are included. The images are all undated. Letterhead correspondence related to various clubs and associations, meeting notices, dues reminders, handbills, are in this series, including the program for the Centennial Celebration of the Organization of the Federal Judiciary Commerative Literary Exercises held at the Metropolitan Opera House (New York, New York) in 1890.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Law, Subseries 3
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Legal Documents
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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Publishers, Printers, and Publications

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1868-1964
Scope and Contents:
This subseries includes correspondence on letterhead stationery, fliers, invoices, advertisements, a price list, catalogues, and pamphlets from publishers in all areas of the United States. One pamphlet reports on each stage of the 1884 trial of a libel suit brought by Bernard Tice of Mount Vernon, New York against Frank and Anne Dromgoole, editor and "proprietor" of "The Recorder," published in Mount Kisco, New York, suing for damages of $10,000. "The Recorder" published an account of Mr. Tice's (a coroner of Westchester County, New York) behavior at an inquest at G.M. Brundage's Hotel in Mount Kisco where "…Mr. Tice was sober enough to walk and talk but "the writing of the deposition of the witnesses had to be done by the jury foreman." Another pamphlet records comments made by members of the bar of Philadelphia on the death of Arthur Biddle in 1897. Another one details a case in the Court of Common Pleas "selling in equity" for the city and county of Philadelphia between Florence Fitzpatrick, plaintiff, and George W. Chiles, Defendant, about a dispute over rental property in downtown Philadelphia in 1866.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Law, Subseries 4
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Law and Lawyers / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Legal Documents
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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