Reel 138 Miscellaneous Personal Clippings Scrapbooks

Miscellaneous Personal Clippings VII 1926 - 1936, VIII 1936, IX 1936 - 1939, et al

Reel 138 continues the clipping scrapbooks containing Brandeis birthday greetings, 1916 - 1939. Included in these volumes are commemorative articles by Jacob deHaas and Felix Frankfurter; testimonials by New Deal officials Aubrey Williams and David Lilienthal and Survey editor Paul Kellogg; letters from William Allen White, Congressman John W. McCormick of Massachusetts, Law School Deans Roscoe Pound of Harvard and Charles E. Clark of Yale, Judge George Anderson, Senator Hugo Black of Alabama. Gov. Herbert H. Lehman of New York, and Joseph B. Eastman, among others; and programs and copies of comments given at testimonials held in Washington, Boston and Louisville on the Justice's 80th birthday in November, 1936. Also found is a volume of 70th birthday press clippings compiled by Alice N. Grady at Brandeis's direction. (See Letters of Louis D. Brandeis, ed. by Melvin I. Urofsky and David W. Levy, vol. 5, p. 286) The reel ends with a 1916 book containing a handwritten list of names, divided into alphabetical order by state and city, of greetings to Brandeis from fellow Zionists on his 60th birthday.