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.
Language of Materials
From the Collection: Material entirely in English.
Collection is open for research.
From the Collection: 3 Linear Feet (6 MB)