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Collection Highlights – Thurgood Marshall

Posted Jul 11, 2017

Our latest Collection Highlights are on display in the glass case in the library lobby. We are featuring highlights from our collection in honor of Thurgood Marshall (July 2, 1908-January 24, 1993), a former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from 1967-1991.

Thurgood Marshall display in Mabie Law Library lobby - materials listed below

The items in the full display are:

  • Dream makers, dream breakers: the world of Justice Thurgood Marshall by Carl Thomas Rowan - Stacks  E185.615 .R65 1993 
  • Thurgood Marshall: American revolutionary by Juan Williams -  Stacks  KF8745.M34 W55 1998 
  • Thurgood Marshall: warrior at the bar, rebel on the bench by Michael D. Davis - Stacks  KF8745.M34 D38 1992 
  • Thurgood Marshall: a biography by Glenn L. Starks -  Stacks  KF8745.M34 S72 2012 
  • A defiant life: Thurgood Marshall and the persistence of racism in America by Howard Ball Stacks  KF8745.M34 B35 1998 
  • Devil in the grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the dawn of a new America by Gilbert King -  Stacks  KF224.G76 K56 2012 
  • Thurgood Marshall: justice for all by Roger L. Goldman -  Stacks  KF8745.M34 A4 1992 

Collection Highlights – History of Local Bar Associations

Posted Jun 20, 2017

Our latest Collection Highlights are on display in the glass case in the library lobby. We are featuring highlights from our collection about the history of local bar associations.

display case holding collection highlights materials from the library listed below

The items on display are:

  • Lawyers of Los Angeles : a history of the Los Angeles Bar Association and of the Bar of Los Angeles County by W. W. Robinson - Stacks KF 334 L65 L647
  • The Bar Association of San Francisco: the first hundred years, 1872/1972 by Kenneth M. Johnson  - Stacks KF 334 S3 B345
  • San Diego's LL.B : (Legal L.ore & the B.ar) : a history of law and justice in San Diego County - Stacks KF 355 S27 S73
  • The bench and the bar : a centennial view of Orange County's legal history by Pamela Hallan-Gibson - Stacks KF 355 O68 H35 1989
  • From the depth of the mines came the law : a history of the bench and bar of Calaveras County by Michael B. Arkin and Franklin T. Laskin – Stacks KF 355 C35 A75 2000
  • Footprints of justice in San Diego; and, Profiles of senior members of the bench and bar by Leland Ghent Stanford - Stacks KF 355 S3 S83

Collection Highlights – History of the California State Bar

Posted Jun 7, 2017

Our latest Collection Highlights are on display in the glass case in the library lobby. We are featuring highlights from our collection about the history of the Bar of California.

display case holding collection highlights materials from the library listed below

The items on display are: