Contents and Arrangement

No. 291 - Minnesota Mining & Manuf. Co. v. N.J. Wood Finishing Co., 1965 May 24

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Tom C. Clark - opinion; Hugo L. Black, dissenting; Arthur J. Goldberg, dissenting.


Arranged chronologically according to October Terms.

Collection History


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

This is an unprocessed collection. The contents list provided is a preliminary inventory. Finding aid written by Adriane Hanson in July 2008. In 2019 minor financial records were deaccessioned, except for materials preserved in Series 12.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. For quotations that are fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For those few instances beyond fair use, any copyright vested in the donor has passed to Princeton University and researchers must submit the Publication and Broadcast Form. For materials not created by the donor, in addition to completing this form for Princeton, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold the copyright and obtaining approval from them.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Box 684 contains audiotapes.

Credit this material:

No. 291 - Minnesota Mining & Manuf. Co. v. N.J. Wood Finishing Co.; John Marshall Harlan Papers, MC071, Public Policy Papers, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Related Materials

Collections at the Mudd Manuscript Library of particular relevance to the John Marshall Harlan Papers are the papers of Harold M. Medina, a law professor and judge on the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals, and the papers of Alpheus Thomas Mason related to his research on Supreme Court Justices.

The Library of Congress and the University of Louisville hold collections of papers of Harlan's grandfather, also named John Marshall Harlan. The Library of Congress holds the papers of many Supreme Court justices, including Chief Justice Earl Warren and Justice Hugo LaFayette Black, who Harlan served with.


The following sources were consulted during the preparation of the biographical note: "Harlan Dies at 72; On Court 16 Years" by Lesley Oelsner. The New York Times, December 30, 1971. "Harlan, John Marshall" biography from Current Biography. H.W. Wilson Company, 1955.

United States. Court of Appeals (2nd Circuit)
United States. Supreme Court
New York (State). Crime Commission
Connolly, Maurice E.
Du Pont, Pierre S. (Pierre Samuel), 1870-1954
Harlan, John M. (John Marshall), 1899-1971
Wendel, Ella Virginia von Echtzel, 1853-1931