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Subseries B: Cases and Court Administration, 1936-1960


Scope and Contents

Correspondence, transcripts, clippings and court decisions. The clippings and decisions document major cases handled by Judge Lederle, particularly the trial of Frank McKay, the "Monroe Paper Cases" (Knapp v. Kinsey, In re Timbers), and Detroit housing desegregation suits. Also well documented is the Judge's work toward the abolition of U. S. Commissioners, the development of pre-trial procedure, and docket control. This subseries is arranged chronologically.


  • 1936-1960

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Material entirely in English.


Collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 3 Linear Feet (6 MB)


Repository Details

Part of the Walter P. Reuther Library Repository

5401 Cass Avenue
Detroit MI 48202 USA