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Marion De Vries correspondence, 1896-1922.
BANC MSS 95/203 c
Collection Overview

Title:

Marion De Vries correspondence, 1896-1922

Creator/Contributor:

De Vries, Marion, 1865-1939, creator

Abstract:

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.

Date:

1896 (issued)

Subject:

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United States. -- Court of Customs Appeals.
United States. -- Congress. -- House.
United States -- Politics and government -- 19th century
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century

Note:

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.

Physical Description:

print
1 portfolio (.1 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 95/203 c

Origin:

United States