William Pitt Kellogg, 1830-1918 [RG1124.AM]

NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG1124.AM:  William Pitt Kellogg, 1830-1918

Research materials:  1848-1943; mostly 1861-1865
Nebraska Territory:  Chief Justice of the Nebraska Supreme Court
Size:  1 folder

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection consists of biographical and research materials about William Pitt Kellogg, especially his career as Chief Justice of the Nebraska Supreme Court and his removal from the position in 1864. The collection includes copies of the February 8, 1864 petition with the names of those who wanted Kellogg removed. There is also a letter from Florence S. Hellman, Library of Congress, to Louise A. Nixon, Librarian, Nebraska Legislative Council, dated June 1, 1940, in which is included references found about Kellogg at the Library of Congress.

 

ADDED ENTRIES:

Courts -- Nebraska
Government officials -- Nebraska
Judges -- Nebraska
Kellogg, William Pitt, 1830-1918

 

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