Associate justice of the US Supreme Court (1856-1941) from 1916 to 1939, remembered as the first Jewish person to serve on the Court. ALS, one page, 4.5 x 6.75, Supreme Court of the United States letterhead, June 5, 1937. Letter to Charles Schwager, in part: "I had neither seen or in any way communicated with Pierre…the regrettable misstatement of the Seattle paper was, I am told, due to a clerical error." In fine condition.
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