Finding Aid for the Nathan L. Schoichet Papers, ca. 1950-1960

Processed by Anne Caiger; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
© 2003
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Nathan L. Schoichet Papers, ca. 1950-1960

Collection number: 1289

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
Anne Caiger, September 1981
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, October 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Nathan L. Schoichet Papers,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1950-1960
Collection number: 1289
Creator: Schoichet, Nathan L.
Extent: 17 boxes (8.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Nathan L. Schoichet was a lawyer who specialized in civil liberty and constitutional cases. He worked closely with the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) for many years. The collection consists of research files, briefs, books, clippings, and other printed material related to legal cases in which Schoichet was involved as a lawyer.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Copyright to portions of this collection has been assigned to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. The library can grant permission to publish for materials to which it holds the copyright. All requests for permission to publish or quote must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian, Department of Special Collections.] Credit shall be given as follows: [c in circle] The Regents of the University of California on behalf of the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Muriel Schoichet, 1981 and 1983.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Nathan L. Schoichet Papers (Collection 1289). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Biography

Schoichet was a lawyer who specialized in civil liberty and constitutional cases. He worked closely with the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) for many years.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of research files, briefs, books, clippings, and other printed material related to legal cases in which Schoichet was involved as a lawyer.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Schoichet, Nathan L.--Archives.
Lawyers--United States--Archival resources.


Container List

Boxes 1-4

Contents of a carton labeled “A-Z, 1956, plus miscellaneous files-injury claims.”

Boxes 5-9

Contents of a carton variously labeled as follows:

Scope and Content Note

  • New York. Proskauer Papers. Miscellaneous legal journal excerpts.
  • A.J. Congress - miscellaneous papers.
    • Horall case.
    • Lawyers guild - Smith act.
    • Free Synagogue.
    • Wirin vs. Parker - all papers, briefs, etc.
  • Eugene O'Neill.
    • Pro-America, Citizens, inc., etc.
  • Horall vs. Wirin.
  • U.S.A. vs. Willis Smith.
    • Southern Pacific Discrimination Case.
    • Miscellaneous N.A.A.C.P., County Committee human relations cases.
    • American Jewish Congress vs. J.P.F.O.
    • Wirin vs. Parker.
Boxes 5-9

Journals and articles containing material on cases, including that of Caryl Chessman.

Box 10

Legal papers (briefs, appeals, etc.).

Box 11

Legal papers (briefs, appeals, etc.); publications and circular letters of the American Jewish Congress.

Boxes 12-15

Books related to various cases.