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- Yale Law School 4
- Yale University 4
- American Civil Liberties Union 2
- Benton, William, 1900-1973 2
- Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders 2
- Harper, Fowler V. (Fowler Vincent), 1897-1965 2
- Luce, Henry Robinson, 1898-1967 2
- McCarthy, Joseph, 1908-1957 2
- Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965 2
- Abernathy, Ralph, 1926-1990 1
- Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971 1
- Adams, Sherman, 1899-1986 1
- Adenauer, Konrad, 1876-1967 1
- Alcorn, Meade, 1907- 1
- Aldrich, Winthrop W. (Winthrop Williams), 1885-1974 1
- Alfange, Dean, 1897-1989 1
- Allen, George H. (George Henry), 1876-1950 1
- Allen, Steve, 1921-2000 1
- Alphand, Hervé 1
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Jasper Alston Atkins papers
Call Number: MS 1811
Overview: The papers consist of legal documents, writings, clippings, correspondence, and photographs that document the career of Jasper Alston Atkins. The papers emphasize Atkins' civil rights court cases.
Alan Barth papers
Call Number: MS 867
Overview: Correspondence, articles, speeches, editorials, subject files, newspaper clippings, and a small amount of personal papers. Half the papers consist of editorials written for the Beaumont Journal(1937-1938), theWashington Post(1949-1977), and theGuild Reporter(1950-1951). Both the correspondence and writings reflect Barth's involvement during the McCarthy period. The issues of civil liberties and...
T. F. Gilroy Daly papers
Call Number: MS 1718
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, continuing education course materials, legal pleadings, memoranda, newspaper clippings, photographs, reports, subject files, and writings that document T. F. Gilroy Daly's career as a United States District Court judge. The papers provide a comprehensive overview of Daly's career from his appointment in 1977 until his death in 1996. The materials regarding Daly's service as the chief judge of the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut...
Dates: 1950-1996, bulk 1988-1996
Thomas Irwin Emerson papers
Call Number: MS 1622
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, writings, course material, legal documents, and printed material that document Thomas Emerson's career as a lawyer and law professor. The papers emphasize Emerson's teaching, writing, and organizational activities during his career at the Yale Law School from 1946 to 1976.
Dates: 1933-1988, bulk 1946-1976
Freedom to Marry records
Call Number: MS 2038
Overview: Freedom to Marry (2003-2015) was an organization and campaign founded by Evan Wolfson in 2003, with the sole purpose of legalizing marriage for same-sex couples at both the state and federal level. The campaign formulated a three-part strategy to accomplish its goals: win marriage equality in more states, build support for marriage equality, and end federal discrimination. Freedom to Marry’s campaign culminated in 2015 when the Supreme Court decided the landmark case, Obergefell v. Hodges, in...
Dates: Circa 1948-2016, bulk 2003-2015
Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders records
Call Number: MS 1961
Overview: The records document the organization and activities of the Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders (GLAD), a nonprofit legal organization dedicated to defending the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals and people with HIV, primarily in New England. The collection primarily consists of litigation, amicus, and legal research files. Also included are correspondence, topical files, reports, meeting minutes, publications, volunteer and training manuals, and newspaper...
Fowler Vincent Harper papers
Call Number: MS 1347
Overview: The papers consist of legal documents, correspondence and newspaper clippings relating to Harper's participation as a party or as attorney on cases involving government prosecution of alleged Communists during the McCarthy era of the late 1940s and 1950s. Included are papers on his own libel suit against the Hearst newspapers (1947-1948), his defense of Lyman R. Bradley in a suit against New York University (1951-1952) and of J.P. Peters in a loyalty investigation (1952-1954). Also in the...
Harold Dwight Lasswell papers
Call Number: MS 1043
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, writings, research material, and personal memorabilia which document Harold Dwight Lasswell's boyhood and his career from 1939-1978, primarily as director of War Communications Research at the Library of Congress and as professor of law and political science at Yale University. The papers also reflect Lasswell's diverse research interests in content analysis, communications, psychology, values, policy sciences, and other fields in political and social...
Ogden Rogers Reid papers
Call Number: MS 755
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, student papers, writings, speeches, subject files, congressional papers, clippings, photographs and miscellanea documenting the personal life and professional career of Ogden Rogers Reid. Among the subjects documented in the papers are Reid's student years at Yale University, his central role with the New York Herald Tribune, and his activities as ambassador to Israel and as a United States congressman. Files relating to his newspaper career include...
Yale Civil Rights Council records
Call Number: RU 1052
Overview: The records consist of newsletters, correspondence, and brochures of the Yale Civil Rights Council.