Typed Letter Signed
Place Published: Pittsburgh
Date Published: 1951
Description: 1 page, 11 x 8.5 inches, Pittsburgh, June 21, 1951, written on personal letterhead while running for Supreme Court Justice of Pennsylvania, to Presidential elector and delegate Dr. David Rothman, in part: "...I appreciate your sending me the clipping from THE OXFORD NEWS, and, of course, am thrilled that the Chester County Democratic Executive Committee has endorsed my candidacy for the Supreme Court..." Two horizontal folds; boldly signed and in very good condition.
Comments: American jurist and Rear Admiral in the United States Navy during World War ll. He is best remembered as the Appellate Attorney for Saco and Vanzetti and as a presiding judge at several of the subsequent Nuremberg Trials, including those of Field Marshall Milch and Oswald Pohl. He later was a powerful witness in Jerusalem against Adolf Eichmann.Signed: Y
Book ID: 244589