Cornell, Julien D., 1910-
- Existence: 1910
Julien D. Cornell (1910-), American lawyer who served as the defense counsel for Ezra Pound during the initial stages of Pound's treason trial and competency hearing
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Julien Cornell papers relating to Ezra Pound
Call Number: YCAL MSS 176
Overview: The collection contains correspondence and professional files relating to Cornell's representation of Ezra Pound in the initial stages of the U.S. government's case against him for treason. In addition to Ezra and Dorothy Pound, correspondents include T. S. Eliot, Ernest Hemingway, James Laughlin, Arthur Moore, Omar Pound, Mary de Rachewiltz, and Olga Rudge. Topics include Pound's physical and mental condition in 1945-46; the treason charge against him; the efforts to have him declared mentally...