Papers concerning his work as a Congressman, especially his activities as a member of the House Judiciary Committee. The Judiciary Committee files relate not only to legislation, but also to such topics as the 1970 attempt to impeach Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas, the Nixon impeachment hearings, and the confirmation hearings for the nominations of Gerald Ford and Nelson Rockefeller as Vice President. Also included in the collection is material on legislation, political affairs, House Committee on Standards of Official Conduct, Commission on the Revision of the Federal Court Appellate System, and the Michigan Constitutional Convention of 1961-62.
173 linear feet (ca. 425,000 pages)
On deposit from the Bentley Historical Library (accession number 83-49)
Edward Hutchinson has donated to The University of Michigan his copyright interest in any of his writings that might be included in this collection. The copyrights to materials written by other individuals or organizations are presumed to remain with them. Works prepared by U.S. Government employees as part of their official duties are in the public domain.
Prepared by William McNitt, July 1989
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