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Trieber, Jacob

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Creator:LeMaster, Carolyn Gray
Title:Trieber, Jacob

Biographical entry on Jacob Trieber, the first Jewish federal judge in the United States, serving between 1900 and 1927. His broad interpretation of the Constitution led to landmark decisions in civil rights and wildlife conservation. Includes photograph.

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Types:Articles | Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:Trieber, Jacob, 1853-1927 | Jews--Arkansas--Little Rock | Jews--Arkansas--Helena--Biography | Judges--United States--Biography | African Americans--Civil rights--Arkansas | United States, Arkansas, Helena | United States, Arkansas, Phillips County | United States, Arkansas, Pulaski County, Little Rock, 34.7464809, -92.2895948
Collection:Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture
Institution:Richard C. Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
Contributors:Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture
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copyright Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture 2007

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