ASSOCIATE JUSTICE HAROLD H. BURTON - AUTOGRAPH NOTE ON SUPREME COURT CARD SIGNED 06/25/1949 - HFSID 174971
Sale Price $342.00
HAROLD H. BURTON
Harold H. Burton signs a Supreme Court Card to a collector.
Autograph Note on Supreme Court Card signed: "June 25, 1949/With best wishes to/Marvin Drew Barnett/who has helped my children/on the road to happiness/Harold H Burton/NHS '05/Associate Justice", 4¼x3½. Harold H. Burton (1888-1964) was Mayor of Cleveland (1931-1932, 1935-1940) and Republican Senator from Ohio (1941-1945). Appointed by President Truman, Burton served as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court from 1945-1958. A liberal on civil rights issues, Burton joined several decisions against racial segregation, including Brown vs. Board of Education (1954). He was more conservative on civil liberties questions, voting to uphold loyalty oaths and to deny First Amendment claims by Communist Party members. Adhesive residue on verso. Otherwise, fine condition.
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