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history of the Supreme Court of the United States

with biographies of all the chief and associate justices.

by Carson, Hampton L.

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Published by P. W. Ziegler and company in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Supreme Court -- History.,
  • Judges.

  • Edition Notes

    Paged continuously.

    Statement By Hampton L. Carson ... A. D. 1790-1902 ... With ports. of the 58 judges, engraved by Max and Albert Rosenthal.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF8742 .C3 1902
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6943849M
    LC Control Number04021097
    OCLC/WorldCa2000924

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