The reminiscences of Frederic René Coudert, 1949, 1950.


Date: 1949-1950 | Size: 1 microfiche_card(s)


The interviewers' questions have been omitted from this oral history, and no editorial insertions have been made other than the brief synopsis of the donor's activities and the index.

Background note

In 1897, Frederic R. Coudert and his father, Frederic René Coudert, Sr., became the first pair of father and son lawyers to argue cases before the U.S. Supreme court in a single day.

Collection Information

Physical description

1 microfiche card.


Restrictions on Use:

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Acquired from Columbia University Oral History Research Office, 1972.

Location of originals:

Originals in Columbia University Oral History Research Office.

Indexing Terms


  • Oral histories


  • International law.
  • Lawyers -- United States.