Title:Marion De Vries correspondence, 1896-1922
Creator/Contributor:De Vries, Marion, 1865-1939, creator
Miscellaneous correspondence, chiefly letters concerning requests for congressional patronage or support while De Vries served
in the U.S. House of Representatives, and letters attempting to influence him while he served as a judge for the U.S. Court
of Customs Appeals.
United States. -- Court of Customs Appeals.
United States. -- Congress. -- House.
United States -- Politics and government -- 19th century
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century
Marion De Vries (1865-1939) was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives from the Stockton, Calif. area and served from
1897 Mar. 4 to 1900 Aug. 20. He resigned to accept appointment to the Board of General Appraisers, later called the U.S. Customs
Court, where he served until 1910, when he became associate judge, and later, presiding judge of the U.S. Court of Customs
Appeals. He resigned on 1922 Oct. 22, and returned to private legal practice.
Folder 1 contains a list of correspondents.
1 portfolio (.1 linear ft.)
BANC MSS 95/203 c